Assessment certificate applications under the reforms

This reforms consultation on requirements for the proposed new scheme is now closed

Published: 27 September 2018
Closedt: 26 October 2018


We sought your feedback on the amount and types of information that you will be required to provide when applying for an assessment certificate for an unlisted chemical introduction under the proposed new scheme, the Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme.

Information in this paper includes:

  • when you will be required to apply for assessment certificate
  • information we will need on:
    • chemical identity
    • physico-chemical properties
    • introduction, use, exposure and release
    • hazard and fate
  • how the information we need will vary depending on the circumstances of your introduction
  • information waivers - when they apply
  • additional information that we will need for:
    • specified classes of introduction
    • certain chemicals at the nanoscale
    • certain fluorinated organic chemicals
    • introductions involving a designated kind of release into the environment

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Last update 27 October 2018