APVMA - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

About the APVMA

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) is the independent statutory authority responsible for the regulation of agricultural and veterinary chemicals in Australia, up to the point of retail sale to protect human and animal health, the environment and trade.

The APVMA is a portfolio agency of the Department of Agriculture.

CEO appointment

The Minister for Agriculture has announced a new CEO of the APVMA: Ms Kareena Arthy.