Trade Advice Notice on chlorantraniliprole for use on sorghum and millet

This consultation closed on 30 September 2021.
Consultation period: 
23 September 2021 to 30 September 2021

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) invites any person to submit a relevant written submission as to whether the application for approval of an emergency use permit for chlorantraniliprole for use on sorghum and millet should be granted. Submissions should relate only to matters that the APVMA is required by legislation to take into account in deciding whether to grant the application. These grounds relate to the trade implications of the extended use of the product. Submissions should state the grounds on which they are based. Comments received outside these grounds cannot be considered by the APVMA.

Submissions must be received by the APVMA by close of business on 30 September 2021 and be directed to the contact listed below. All submissions to the APVMA will be acknowledged in writing via email or by post.

Relevant comments will be taken into account by the APVMA in deciding whether to grant the application and in determining appropriate conditions of registration and product labelling.

When making a submission please include:

  • contact name
  • company or organisation name (if relevant)
  • email or postal address (if available)
  • the date you made the submission.

Please note: submissions will be published on the APVMA’s website, unless you have asked for the submission to remain confidential, or if the APVMA chooses at its discretion not to publish any submissions received (refer to the public consultation coversheet).

Please lodge your submission using the public consultation coversheet, which provides options for how your submission will be published.

Note that all APVMA documents are subject to the access provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 and may be required to be released under that Act should a request for access be made.

Unless you request for your submission to remain confidential, the APVMA may release your submission to the applicant for comment.

Written submissions should be addressed to:

Executive Director, Risk Assessment Capability
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
GPO Box 3262
Sydney NSW 2001

Phone: +61 2 6770 2300
Email: enquiries@apvma.gov.au

Submissions received

The APVMA sought comments from interested stakeholders on whether the application for approval of an emergency use permit for chlorantraniliprole for use on sorghum and millet should be granted, in a consultation that closed on 30 September 2021.

A total of one submission was received from an industry group.

A copy of the published submission is available on our website.

Consultation feedback

The APVMA is currently considering the submission as part of this consultation.

To protect your privacy, please do not include contact information in your feedback. If you would like a response, please contact us.