Enforcement of the Law

Below are a number of the recent enforcement actions that have been taken.

Company Breach Action Date Media Release
Causmag Pty Ltd Supply of unregistered agricultural chemical products (veterinary product) Accepted Warning 21/09/2012 N/A
CEVA Animal Health Pty Ltd (formerly Nature Vet) Breach of APVMA Permit conditions (veterinary antibiotic) Prosecution 24/07/2012 2012/06
Gemax Pty Ltd Importation of an unregistered agricultural chemical product Prosecution 26/11/2010 2010/14
Ranvet Pty Ltd Failure to supply relevant information in accordance with s.161 of the Agvet Codes Formal Warning 10/05/2010 N/A
Resene Paints (Australia) Limited Selling unregistered agricultural chemical products (anti-fouling paints) Prosecution 17/03/2010 2010/04
Serve-Ag Pty Ltd Supplying an unregistered agricultural chemical product (adjuvant) Formal Warning 12/02/2010 2010/02
Vets All Natural Pty Ltd Supplying unregistered veterinary chemical products and breaching conditions of the company’s good manufacturing practice licence Prosecution 23/10/2009 2009/11
T&D Trading Pty Ltd
Tecpolyprints Pty Ltd
Importing unregistered agricultural chemical products (insect sprays) Formal Warning 08/07/2009 2009/09


To discuss your responsibilities under the Agvet Code or for more information on the APVMA's role in Quality Assurance and Compliance, contact:

Compliance - Non-compliant Products and Active Constituents

  • For unregistered products and unapproved active constituents.

Phone: 1300 700 315

Fax: +61 2 6210 4813

Email: compliance@apvma.gov.au

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