Seeking input on the Risk Assessment Manual for Health Assessment

This consultation closed on 30 November 2018.
Consultation period: 
4 October 2018 to 30 November 2018

The APVMA is releasing the Risk Assessment Manual for Health Assessment for public comment. The document reflects current practice in assessment of Health at the APVMA and is intended as a guidance document both for the APVMA and for stakeholders.

The document provides examples for the data that is required for Health assessment, the assessment of that data, and provides relevant linkage to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994 and its regulations. The guidance should be read in conjunction with the data guidelines.

The APVMA is seeking stakeholder input on the Risk Assessment Guidance Health Assessment.

The consultation period is open until close of business on 30 November 2018.

Please send your written submissions by email to

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