Trade Advice Notice on the proposed use of Apiguard Gel for Beehives in bee hives

This consultation closed on 11 August 2015.
Consultation period: 
14 July 2015 to 11 August 2015

The APVMA invites comment on the proposed use of Apiguard Gel for Beehives, containing thymol, in bee hives.

We invite written comment from 10 July 2015 to 7 August 2015 on the trade implications of this proposal.

The APVMA is able to consider comments relating to the legislative grounds for the assessment, which are the trade implications of the use of the product. The Trade Advice Notice provides a summary of the APVMA's residue and trade assessment.

Download the Trade Advice Notice - Apiguard Gel for Beehives.

Email your written submissions to We prefer emailed submissions. However, hardcopy submissions (or files on digital media) can be sent to:

Scientific Assessment and Chemical Review
Residues and Trade
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
PO Box 6182

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