Social media

The APVMA maintains a social media presence to support our commitment to ongoing engagement with stakeholders and the broader community on the regulation of agricultural and veterinary chemicals.

You can find us at these social media channels:

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APVMA Twitter

If you follow @APVMA you can expect tweets that promote the work of the APVMA, including:

  • alerts about new content from our online and digital channels
  • upcoming events
  • public consultations
  • notifications of the APVMA Gazette and APVMA regulatory update
  • media releases
  • other relevant government, legislative or regulatory information.

Also available on our website are the:

General enquiries about products and chemicals

The APVMA will not respond to general enquiries about specific regulatory matters or the progress of applications for product registrations or active approvals through any social media channel—these should be directed to

Media enquiries

The APVMA will not respond to media enquiries on social media—media enquiries should be directed to

Identifying appropriate or inappropriate material

The APVMA will make reasonable efforts to ensure inappropriate material on its social media channels is identified and moderated.

However, we reserve the right to remove any posts or comments at our discretion.

Policy matters

The APVMA will not engage on issues of agvet policy, politics or issues outside its statutory roles and responsibilities, except to clarify its role. 

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