Proposal to harmonise minimum training and licensing requirements for occupational (fee-for-service) users of agvet chemicals


The Harmonised Agvet Chemicals Control of Use Task Group (HACCUT), formerly the Agvet Chemicals Task Group, released the draft proposal for consultation from 13 November to 22 December 2017. The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources facilitated consultation on behalf of HACCUT.

HACCUT received 15 submissions, most expressing in-principle support for the model harmonising minimum training and licensing requirements for occupational (fee-for-service) users of agvet chemicals.

We have provided all non-confidential submissions below. Please note these submissions will be available on our website for an eight week period until 1 June 2018.


DocumentPagesFile size
AgForce Queensland PDF 7480 KB
Australian Environmental Pest Managers Association PDF 144.24 MB
Terry Brient PDF 5388 KB
Garrards Pty Ltd PDF 8672 KB
Grain Producers Australia PDF 131.39 MB
Primary Industries & Regions South Australia PDF 55.59 MB
Victorian Department of Health and Human Services PDF 5284 KB
Victorian Farmers Federation PDF 284 KB

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Next steps

HACCUT has taken on board stakeholder comments and concerns, and where appropriate revised the proposal accordingly. The proposal has been provided to the Agriculture Senior Officials Committee for endorsement.

Last reviewed: 4 November 2019
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