Public Release Summary on the evaluation of the new active constituent dimpropyridaz in the product Efficon Insecticide

This consultation closed on 15 November 2022

Consultation period

18 October 2022 to 15 November 2022

The APVMA is considering an application for the registration of the product Efficon Insecticide, containing 120 g/L dimpropyridaz, as a soluble liquid (SL) formulation. The product is intended for the control of aphids and whiteflies in certain vegetable crops and cotton.

We invite comment from 18 October 2022 to 15 November 2022 on whether registration of the product should be granted.

The APVMA is able to consider comments relating to the legislative grounds, including:

  • occupational health and safety
  • public health
  • chemistry and manufacture
  • residues in food
  • environmental safety
  • trade
  • efficacy and target crop safety.

Download the Public Release Summary on the evaluation of Efficon Insecticide.

For more information see page 23, APVMA Gazette No. 21, 18 October 2022

Please note: submissions will be published on the APVMA’s website, unless you have asked for the submission to remain confidential, or if the APVMA chooses at its discretion not to publish any submissions received (refer to the public consultation coversheet).

Please lodge your submission using the public consultation coversheet, which provides options for how your submission will be published.

Note that all APVMA documents are subject to the access provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 and may be required to be released under that Act should a request for access be made.

Please send your written submission and coversheet by email or post to:



Case Management and Administration Unit
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
GPO Box 3262
Sydney NSW 2001

Submissions received

The APVMA sought comments from interested stakeholders on dimpropyridaz in the product Efficon Insecticide, in a consultation that closed on 15 November 2022.

No submissions were received. We have finalised registration of the product.

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