NICNAS Reforms Consultation Paper 2

Closed 30 Mar 2016

Opened 17 Feb 2016

Overview

The reforms to the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) aim to reduce regulatory burden on the industrial chemicals sector by streamlining assessment processes and refocusing assessment effort on higher risk industrial chemicals, while also ensuring that Australia’s robust safety standards are maintained. The reform initiative was announced in May 2015 and will be implemented by 1 September 2018.

Have your say on Consultation Paper 2 open for submissions until 30 March 2016.

Why We Are Consulting

Your feedback plays a vital role in how the reforms will be implemented.

What Happens Next

All submissions received will be published on this website, unless confidentiality is requested by the author.

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