Consultation on Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Regulations
Public consultation on the latest tranche of proposed changes to agricultural chemical and veterinary medicines (agvet chemicals) regulations has now closed. The consultation period was open between 12 December 2018 and 20 February 2019. Thank you for your contributions.
We are considering the issues raised in submissions. The proposed legislative changes will streamline regulation of agvet chemicals regulated by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA).
The proposed changes would amend the:
- Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Regulations 1995
- Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Regulations 1995
- Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products (Collection of Levy) Regulations 1995.
The following submissions were received on proposed changes to agricultural and veterinary chemical regulations.
|Animal Medicines Australia PDF||11||580 MB|
|Australian Competition & Consumer Commission PDF||4||168 KB|
|CropLife Australia PDF||9||548 KB|
|National Farmers' Federation PDF||12||552 KB|
|The Veterinary Manufacturers and Distributors Association Ltd PDF||2||124 KB|
Published submissions may not meet Australian Government accessibility guidelines as they have not been prepared by the department.
Read the consultation paper
Although the period for submissions has closed, the original consultation document and exposure draft is still available to view.
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Read the exposure draft
The exposure draft set out information about the proposed changes.
These publications were not prepared by the department and may not meet Australian Government accessibility guidelines. If you require an accessible version of the publication, please contact the department.