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Pesticide Registration

Registration Requirements and Guidance

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This page lists the categories of requirements that all applicants for all categories of pesticides must complete to help you navigate the process. These requirements are:

In addition to the above requirements, applicants of antimicrobial pesticides or biopesticides have additional requirements that must be completed.

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Guidance for All Pesticides

Additional Guidance for Antimicrobials

Additional Guidance for Biopesticides

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