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Regulatory update #200
Fenthion review release date
The APVMA will release the final review findings and regulatory decision for the reconsideration of fenthion on Thursday 16 October 2014.
Survey: implementation of the new pre-application assistance process
After three months of its operation we are doing an implementation review to see where we can make improvements to the pre-application assistance process.
As part of this process, we are undertaking a survey which should only take a few minutes and will help us build a better process for pre-application assistance.
Acting Executive Director, Registration Management and Evaluation
Mr Alan Norden is acting Executive Director, Registration Management and Evaluation, from 1 October 2014 until the position is filled permanently following the retirement of Dr Allen Bryce.
Information for farmers
To make it easier, information for farmers is now grouped together in one place on the APVMA website and accessed with a link from the home page. If you have a suggestion about other material to include please email us and feel free to pass on this information to others who may be interested.
Register now: 2014 Nanotechnology Regulation Symposium—seats are filling fast!
The Nanotechnology Regulation Symposium in Canberra on 28 October 2014 will host a range of leading national guest speakers and experts on nanotechnology and its application to agricultural and veterinary medicines.
A draft nanotechnology report forms the basis of discussion and will be provided to registrants prior to the event.
Help and assistance
Reminder—open for public consultation
- Proposal to Amend Standard 1.4.2 of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code – until 21 October 2014
- Proposed approval of the new active constituent, afoxolaner, and registration of Nexgard Chewables for Dogs – until 4 November 2014
- Proposed approval of the new active constituent, pradofloxacin, and registration of Veraflox tablets for dogs and cats – until 4 November 2014
Advice Summaries published since last issue are listed below. For a complete list and further information, please refer to the Advice Summaries content on our website.
- Pintobi Attack Herbicide With IQ Inside
Application summaries are updated weekly. For a complete list, please refer to the application summaries content on our website.