Pest Controller's Licence - South Australia


This licence is required to be held by any person, natural or body corporate who wishes to carry on a business in which pesticides are applied for fee or reward.

Pesticides include herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, rodenticides and fumigants.

Each employee engaged in the application of pesticides must hold a Pest Management Technician???s licence.

Applicants for this licence must hold or be eligible to hold a Full Pest Management Technician???s licence, or employ someone who holds a full Pest Management Technician's licence.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.


Annual or 3 yearly.


2019-2020 fees:
$344 One year
$1032 Three years.

Visa, MasterCard, Money Order, Cheque.


Act(s) name

Controlled Substances Act 1984 South Australia

Regulation(s) name

Controlled Substances (Pesticides) Regulations 2003 South Australia

Administering agency

Controlled Substances Licensing

Contact details

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Operating address: Level 1, 11 Hindmarsh Square
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: PO Box 6
Rundle Mall
Adelaide SA 5000
Phone: 0882267100
Fax: 0882266681
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