Department of Agriculture calls for submissions on a first-principles review of the APVMA's cost recovery arrangements

22 November 2013

The Department of Agriculture has released a consultation paper–for the first-principles review of the cost recovery arrangements for the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA). The review is examining the options available to strengthen the financial sustainability, transparency and accountability of the APVMA's cost recovery arrangements.

You are invited to provide submissions to the Department of Agriculture consultation by the closing date of 21 February 2014.

For more information on this consultation and to make a submission to the first-principles review–go to the Department of Agriculture website.

To make an enquiry about the first-principles review please contact:

  • by email:
  • by post:

    Agvet Chemicals (Domestic & International Policy)
    Agricultural Productivity Division
    Department of Agriculture
    GPO Box 858
    Canberra ACT 2601

For information on the APVMA´s interim cost recovery arrangements, the consultations that the APVMA has undertaken in the past year and other cost recovery background information–go to the APVMA´s cost recovery web page.

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