Welcome to the Pesticide Registration and Control Divisions (PRCD) of the Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine. Pesticides are regulated in Ireland by PRCD to ensure their safe use and high levels of protection of human and animal health and the environment. Read more in the About Us section.
PCD Biocides November Newsletter (pdf 157Kb)
Creosote Treated Timber Information Note
Public consultation on the EU Commissions proposal for a Sustainable Use of Pesticides Regulation
Cork County Council’s Spray Safe Pesticide Awareness Campaign
Pesticides and related substances and products including biocides are regulated by three divisions of DAFM working closely together to ensure safe agricultural practices; protection of the food consumer and protection of the environment.
Pesticide Registration & Control DivisionsDepartment of Agriculture, Food & the MarineBackweston CampusCelbridgeCo. KildareW23 X3PHIrelandT. +35316157552