General Rules, Categorisation Guidelines and Transitional Rules
Have your say
We are seeking your comments on the draft:
- Industrial Chemicals (General) Rules 2018 (General Rules)
- Industrial Chemicals Categorisation Guidelines (Categorisation Guidelines)
- Industrial Chemicals (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Rules 2018 (Transitional Rules)
These are part of the Australian Government's reforms to the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS).
Currently open for public comments
Categorisation Guidelines (draft)
The Categorisation Guidelines contain the technical details and requirements that industrial chemical importers and manufacturers need to categorise their chemical introductions under the new scheme. Read the draft Categorisation Guidelines and send us your comments.
We have supporting information to help you understand the details in the draft Rules and Categorisation Guidelines for the purposes of this consultation. You may find these useful if you are planning to make a submission.
Last update 17 May 2018