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Part two – Selling and buying pesticides

Guidance on the distribution and sale of pesticides to wholesalers and end users in Alberta.

Services and information

Pesticide sales in Alberta are regulated at all levels of distribution and sale to end users.

Acreage owners and hobby greenhouse operators in Alberta may buy certain commercial class pesticides without an applicator certificate.

Anyone involved in retail sales of restricted and commercial pesticides in Alberta is subject to regulatory requirements.

Retail vendors selling pesticides in Alberta must employ staff that have proper certification.

Anyone in Alberta involved in wholesale or retail sales of certain domestic pesticides is subject to regulatory requirements.


Find out more at: Selling and buying pesticides – Overview.