Certificate of Exemption of a Fertiliser - Tasmania


You will need this certificate if you intend to gain an exemption from compliance with legislation for a fertiliser.

A fertiliser is any substance likely to increase plant growth by supplying nutrients to plants or positively effecting soil conditions for that purpose other than:

  • farmyard or stable manure
  • humus
  • seaweed
  • crude night-soil
  • crude offal
  • crude refuse or crude waste which is untreated or undried.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this certificate you will need to supply the:

  • name of the fertiliser
  • the reasons for seeking the exemption
  • any other details as requested by the agency.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $178.00

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Fertilizers Act 1993 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Fertilizers Regulations 2017 Tasmania

Approval time

30 business days

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment


Agvet Chemicals

Contact details

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