Ground-based spraying

Ground-based spraying of agricultural chemical products is the most common method of application in Victoria.

The following publications produced by Agriculture Victoria provide useful information to assist chemical users to comply with legislative requirements.

For hard copies of these publications please email


A guide to using agricultural chemicals in Victoria: Ground-based spray application

A comprehensive guide to agricultural chemical use in Victoria including legislation, training, licence and permits, safe storage and transport, record keeping and safety.


Engaging contractors

If you plan on engaging a contractor to undertake chemical spraying on your property, see our tips and your responsibilities.


More information

For more information see Spraying agricultural chemicals.

Page last updated: 16 Sep 2020