Pesticide Application Permit

Some pesticides or uses of pesticides require a pesticide application permit in addition to a pesticide applicator certificate. This includes individuals or companies that wish to apply a pesticide:

  • to any open body of water
  • to control mosquitoes or biting flies
  • to control noxious weeds within a buffer zone
  • that is a soil fumigant

What are the requirements?

To get a pesticide application permit, you must:

  • hold a Pesticide Applicator Certificate; and 
  • submit a completed form at least 10 days prior to the planned date of pesticide application. 

What are the fees?

$50. There is no HST. Cheques must be made payable to the Minister of Finance.

Who can I contact for more information?

Thane Clarke (Pesticide Management Program Specialist)
Jones Building, 4th Floor
11 Kent Street
Charlottetown, PEI  
C1A 7N8
Telephone: (902) 368-5599
Fax: (902) 368-5830


Published date: 
March 17, 2016
Environment, Water and Climate Change

General Inquiries

Department of Environment, Water and Climate Change
4th Floor, Jones Building
11 Kent Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-5044
Toll-free: 1-866-368-5044
Fax: 902-368-5830
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