Pilot (Chemical Rating) Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will need this licence if you are a pilot, employed by an agricultural aircraft operator, and intend to undertake aerial spraying. The owner of such a business will also need this licence if they also intend to pilot an aircraft involved in aerial spraying.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • hold a Commercial Pilots Licence
  • have an Agricultural Pilot Rating
  • hold an Aerial Agricultural Association of Australia Operation Spray Safe Certificate of Approval or an equivalent qualification recognised by the Registrar of Chemical Products
  • not have been convicted of a crime or have committed an offence punishable by imprisonment.

Duration

Up to five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees for 2021-22 if the applicant holds a current agricultural aircraft operator licence:

  • application fee - $33.00
  • licence fee - $33.00.
Apply Application All

Fees for 2021-22 if the applicant does not hold a current agricultural aircraft operator licence:

  • application fee - $165.00
  • licence fee - $165.00.

Other resources

Act(s) name

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

Regulation(s) name

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

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Licence Coordinator

Agvet Chemicals

Agriculture

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Tasmania
Operating address: 165 Westbury Road
Prospect, Tasmania 7250
Phone: 03 6777 2118
Fax: 03 6343 2833
Email: Maria.Hawksley@dpipwe.tas.gov.au