Public Release Summary on the evaluation of the active constituent aclonifen in the product Mateno Complete Herbicide

This consultation closed on 28 December 2021

Consultation period

30 November 2021 to 28 December 2021

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) is considering an application for approval of the new active constituent aclonifen and registration of the product Mateno Complete Herbicide.

We invite comment from 30 November 2021 to 28 December 2021 on whether approval of the active constituent and registration of the product should be granted.

The APVMA is able to consider comments relating to the legislative basis, including:

  • chemistry and manufacture
  • public health
  • occupational health and safety
  • residues in food
  • trade
  • environmental safety
  • efficacy and target crop safety.

Download the Public Release Summary on the evaluation of aclonifen and the associated product.

For more information see the APVMA Gazette No. 24, 30 November 2021.

Please note: Submissions will be published on the APVMA’s website, unless you have asked for the submission to remain confidential (see public submission coversheet).

Please lodge your submission with a public submission 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.

Please send your written submission and coversheet by email or post to:



Executive Director, Registration Management
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
GPO Box 3262
Sydney NSW 2001

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