Last update 17 August 2017
Published the first Tuesday each month, as required by the Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989. Read the latest on assessments, permits, new chemical reports and updates to the AICS.
Concerned about nanotechnology or animal testing. Our scientific recommendations can help you understand the facts about chemicals, including how they are assessed for risks to human health and the environment.
NICNAS offers free seminars around Australia to help businesses learn more about the regulation of industrial chemicals, including how to register a business and notify a new industrial chemical.
We are holding free Customs Broker information sessions in 2017-18, providing a regulatory overview about NICNAS.
The Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) is now mandatory in NSW, QLD, SA, Tasmania and the NT.
We consult with the community and stakeholders on a variety of issues, including IMAP chemicals.