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The Australian Government has decided to reform the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS)...Find out more
News and events
15 January 2019
New — online Inventory forms
You can now apply, pay, withdraw and track your Inventory applications through the NICNAS Business Services portal.
11 January 2019
Industrial Chemicals reforms: update on implementation
To assist regulated entities to adequately prepare for implementation of AICIS, the Liberal National Government has decided to defer commencement of the scheme until 1 July 2020.
2 January 2019
Chemical Gazette, January 2019
Read the latest on businesses that have been issued assessment and permits, new chemical reports plus updates to the Australian Inventory of Chemical Substances (AICS). The Chemical Gazette is published on the first Tuesday of every month.
28 November 2018
Read some examples of chemicals considered to meet (or not meet) the definition of a naturally-occurring chemical.