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This instrument determines types of variations that can be made by notice rather than requiring an application.
Administered by: Agriculture and Water Resources
Registered 25 Jul 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Aug-2016
Tabled Senate30-Aug-2016
Date of repeal 23 Mar 2019
Repealed by Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (Notifiable Variations) Instrument 2019

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Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (Notifiable Variations) Instrument 2016

 

 

 

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994

I, Cate Saunders, Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, make this Instrument under subsection 26AB(5) of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (the Code) scheduled to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994.

 

 

 

 

 

Cate Saunders

Acting Chief Executive Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dated this 22 day of July 2016


 

 

Part 1                      Preliminary

1                Name of Instrument

                  This Instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (Notifiable Variations) Instrument 2016

2                Commencement

                  This Instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3                Object

                  The object of this Instrument is for the APVMA to set out additional variations to relevant particulars determined to be notifiable variations.

4              Definitions

                Unless the contrary intention appears:

(a)      words and expressions that are used in the Code have the same meaning in this Instrument;

(b)     Regulations means the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Regulations 1995;

(c)      words and expressions that are used in the Regulations have the same meaning in this Instrument; and

(d)     Labelling Code means the Agricultural Labelling Code and the Veterinary Labelling Code made by the APVMA.

(e)      FAISD handbook means the First Aid Instructions and Safety Directions handbook updated from time to time.

 


 

 

5              Notifiable variations

The following table determines, as notifiable variations for the purposes of subparagraph 26AB(3)(a)(i) of the Code, variations of the relevant particulars that are listed in an item in the table, for approvals or registrations listed in the table for that item.

 

Item

Notifiable variation of relevant particular

Approval or registration

1

A variation to the address of a site at which the approved active constituent is manufactured by the manufacturer if there is no physical change of location.

any approval of an active constituent

2

A variation to the name of any other registered products referred to within the instructions for use on the label (provided the referred to product has the same APVMA distinguishing number).  This item includes a variation of an approved label but only if a label for the chemical product as varied would not include any misleading or deceptive information about the use, safety, environmental impact or efficacy of the chemical product.

any registration of a chemical product;

approval of a label for containers of a chemical product

3

A variation to the instructions for storage and disposal of containers of products, in line with the relevant requirements for the type of container as specified in the Agricultural Labelling Code or Veterinary Labelling Code made by the APVMA. But only if the variation will not result in other instructions for use being modified or affected. This item includes a variation of an approved label but only if a label for the chemical product as varied would not include any misleading or deceptive information about the use, safety, environmental impact or efficacy of the chemical product.

any registration of a chemical product;

approval of a label for containers of a chemical product

 

4

A variation to safety directions and first aid instructions appearing on a label to reflect the current FAISD handbook. This item includes a variation of an approved label but only if a label for the chemical product as varied would not include any misleading or deceptive information about the use, safety, environmental impact or efficacy of the chemical product.

any registration of a chemical product;

approval of a label for containers of a chemical product

5

A variation of the net contents of a veterinary chemical product but only if:

(a) the variation will not result in the instructions for use, or disposal, of the product or containers for the product, being modified or affected; and

(b) the net contents is in the range recorded in the Register for the product.

This item includes a variation of an approved label but only if a label for the chemical product as varied would not include any misleading or deceptive information about the use, safety, environmental impact or efficacy of the chemical product.

any registration of a veterinary chemical product;

approval of a label for containers of a chemical product