Agricultural Spraying Permit - Tasmania

Description

You may require this permit if you intend to conduct agricultural spraying of certain chemical products that are considered inherently dangerous and accordingly must be used under strict controls.

Under this permit you may apply to use chemical products containing:

  • alpha chloralose
  • 4-aminopyridine hydrochloride
  • mevinphos (for brassica crops only)
  • fenthion, when used or to be used for control of birds
  • pindone.

You are required to provide information including the purpose the chemical product will be used for, the location of the use of the product and the estimated annual use of the undiluted product.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You may need to undergo training regarding the use and application of certain chemicals for agricultural and veterinarian purposes. Different training may apply to separate categories of chemicals.

Other licences or permits for certain restricted chemicals may be a pre-requisite, and compliance with all relevant codes of practice is compulsory.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $93.00

Act(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Control of Use) Act 1995 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Control of Use) Regulations 2012 TAS

Approval time

60 days from the day on which the application is received.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Agriculture

Agvet Chemicals

Contact details

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

Licence Coordinator

Agvet Chemicals

Agriculture

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 165 Westbury Road
Prospect, Tasmania 7250
Phone: 03 6777 2118
Email: Maria.Hawksley@dpipwe.tas.gov.au