Active ingredient and plant protection product quantity report for the previous calendar year

For the active ingredient and pesticide volume reporting of the year 2022, new electronic reporting forms as well as comprehensive information on the innovations and corresponding filling-in instructions will be published on the BAES homepage and available for download at the end of December. Among other things, the forms have new functionalities that are intended to ensure uniform data transmission. It is pointed out that the reports are to be carried out exclusively with the new forms. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Legal basis

According to § 6 para. 1 of the Plant Protection Products Ordinance 2011, Federal Law Gazette II No. 233/2011 as amended (hereinafter referred to as "Plant Protection Products Ordinance 2011"), authorisation and licence holders must notify the Federal Office for Food Safety in writing within two months of the end of the calendar year:

  1. the names (according to internationally recognized or equivalent customary trade names) and the quantities of the individual active substances of the plant protection products placed on the market annually by them in Austria and of the plant protection products shipped annually by them from Austria, and
  2. the trade names, authorization numbers and quantities of the individual plant protection products placed on the market by them in Austria each year and shipped by them from Austria each year.

Pursuant to Section 13 (3) of the Plant Protection Products Ordinance 2011, this reporting obligation also applies to holders of sales extensions pursuant to Section 13 (1) leg.cit.

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