Public consultation on proposed amendments to the Poisons Standard - ACMS/ACCS/Joint ACMS-ACCS, March 2022

Closes 31 Jan 2022

Opened 20 Dec 2021


Scheduling amendments referred to expert advisory committee

This consultation is for applications and delegate initiated proposals to amend the Poisons Standard. The scheduling amendments and any submissions received will be considered at the 15-17 March 2022 meetings of the Advisory Committee on Medicines Scheduling (ACMS) and the Advisory Committee on Chemicals Scheduling (ACCS).

The closing date for this consultation is close of business 31 January 2022. All submissions received by the deadline will be considered by the delegate before they make an interim decision.

The proposals under consultation are detailed in the public notice of December 2021.

Substances for which public comment is sought

  • Item 1.1 - Azelastine and fluticasone propionate
  • Item 2.1 - Cannabis and tetrahydrocannabinols
  • Item 2.2 - Lead
  • Item 2.3 - Meloxicam
  • Item 2.4 - Lidocaine 
  • Item 3.1 - Flumioxazin (private application)
  • Item 3.2 - Flumioxazin (second application)


  • General public


  • Legislation