Code of Practice for the Safe Use and Management of Registered Pesticides containing 1080, PAPP and Strychnine - Western Australia


You are required to follow this code if you handle 1080, para-amino propiophenone (PAPP) and strychnine products or field-prepared baits containing 1080 or strychnine. This code:

  • details how Section 72 Notices approvals and authorisations are implemented
  • provides guidance on how to achieve safe manufacture, sale and supply, transport, storage, use and disposal of 1080, PAPP and Strychnine products.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Medicines and Poisons Act 2014 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Health

Medicines and Poisons Regulation Branch

Contact details

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Medicines and Poisons Regulation Branch

Department of Health

Mailing address: Perth Business Centre
PO BOX 8172
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Phone: 08 9222 6883