Treatment Approval - South Australia


A Ministerial approval for licensed aquaculture operators to treat aquaculture stock using any chemical that is not issued a permit, or registered for the proposed use.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

This approval relates only to the treatment of stock on licensed aquaculture facilities in South Australia using products not registered for, or issued a permit for the specified use as defined under the Agricultural and Veterinary Products (Control of Use) Act 2002 and associated legislation.






Regulation(s) name

Aquaculture Regulations 2005 SA

Additional information

A request to treat stock must be faxed to PIRSA Aquaculture outlining the licence details and information on the stock to be treated (type, number, reason for treatment) and the treatment (what medicine or chemical) to be used.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regions, SA

Fisheries and Aquaculture

Contact details

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

Aquatic Health

Operating address: Level 14
25 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1625
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882260900
Fax: 0882260330
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