Proposed approval of decoquinate and the registration of Deccox

This consultation closed on 24 February 2016

Consultation period

27 January 2016 to 24 February 2016

The APVMA is considering applications for approval of decoquinate and registration of Deccox. The product is to be used for the prevention and control of coccidiosis in broiler chickens.

We invite comment from 27 January 2016 to 24 February 2016 on whether the applications for approval and registration should be granted.

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

  • chemistry and manufacture
  • occupational health and safety
  • human safety
  • residues
  • environmental safety
  • trade
  • efficacy.

For more information, see APVMA Gazette Notice No. 2 (page 20) from 27 January 2016 and download the Public release summary: decoquinate in the product Deccox.

Please send your written submission by email, post or fax to:

Veterinary Medicines Program
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
PO Box 6182
Kingston ACT 2604

Phone: +61 2 6210 4701
Fax: +61 2 6210 4721

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