2016–17 year to date performance overview

Between 1 July and 31 March 2017, the APVMA:

  • finalised 108 applications for pre-application assistance
  • received 1952 new product, active and permit applications for preliminary assessment
  • commenced assessment/evaluation of 2061 product, active and permit applications
  • finalised 1857 product, active and permit applications
  • overall timeframe performance was 72 per cent for product, active and permit applications types with:
    • 54 per cent of applications for pesticides completed in timeframe
    • 77 per cent of applications for veterinary medicines completed in timeframe
    • 86 per cent of applications for actives completed in timeframe
    • 71 per cent of applications for permits completed in timeframe
  • 73 per cent of the 1321 applications in progress are within timeframe
  • 50 per cent of applications requiring major assessment for pesticides were completed within timeframe
  • 61 per cent of applications requiring major assessment for veterinary medicines were completed within timeframe
  • 56 per cent of non-technical applications for pesticides were completed within timeframe
  • 88 per cent of non-technical applications for veterinary medicines were completed within timeframe.

Summary of activities related to regulatory decisions July–March 2017 

Types of regulatory decisions*

Commenced

Finalised/issued

In progress

Pre-application assistance

110

108

39

Product registration—pesticides

733

517

627

Product registration—veterinary medicines

495

461

365

Actives

488

534

234

Permits

345

345

180

Items 8L, 8M, 8P

197

215

18

Item 25

12

13

14

Notifiable variations

370

526

49

Import consents

438

403

0

Certificates of export

267

260

19

Total

3455

3382

1545

*See description of application types.

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