New Health Legislation for Queensland

The Queensland Pest Management Act 2001 has been incorporated into the Medicines and Poisons Act 2019.

There will also be a ‘Departmental Standard,’ listing the qualifications required to apply for a licence or endorsement to undertake various pest management activities.

The Act has been passed into legislation and will commence on September 27 2021; the Act is difficult to navigate to find all the sections affecting Pest Management because they are scattered throughout the document.

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