Pest Management Technician's Licence - South Australia


This licence is required to be held by persons applying pesticides in the course of a pest control business.

Applicants for a Pest Management Technician???s licence may be issued with a limited or full licence according to their qualifications. Limited technicians are required to work under the direct supervision of a full technician until they satisfy the requirements to work under indirect supervision.

Technicians may hold a limited licence for up to two years, in which time they are expected to gain the qualifications necessary to upgrade to a full 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 option for Full licences only).


2018-2019 fees:
1 year: $80.50
3 years: $241.50 (full licence)

Act(s) name

Controlled Substances Act 1984 SA

Regulation(s) name

Controlled Substances (Pesticides) Regulations 2003 SA

Administering agency

Controlled Substances Licensing

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Operating address: Level 1, 11 Hindmarsh Square
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: PO Box 287
Rundle Mall
Adelaide SA 5000
Phone: 0882267100
Fax: 0882266681
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