Key messages

  • It would be necessary to hold a poisons permit to obtain most scheduled substances for research or industrial purposes. However, it is not necessary to hold a poisons permit to obtain Schedule 5 or 6 substances with Victoria.
  • It is also not necessary to hold a poisons permit to obtain most Schedule 7 substances within Victoria. It would be necessary to hold a poisons permit to obtain Schedule 7 substances that are not for general sale by retail - see Schedule 7 substances requiring a permit.

To complete a poisons control plan for a industrial, educational, advisory or research permit, please download and complete the following forms:

ONLY complete other forms, if the one of the following circumstances applies to your organisation:

Note that sample answers have been placed after some questions in each form. Delete any information in the sample answers that does not apply to you.