Established in 1984, The Oxford Agricultural Consultants (OAC) is now a top consultancy for the registration of biocides, plant/crop protection products, and adjuvants. Representing both international and national chemical formulators and manufacturers for the registration and development divisions, OAC provides clients with information, both product specific and continuous, for existing and new active products and ingredients. Throughout its existence, the company has supported the registration of plant protection products, and has been actively involved in the process. The OAC aids clients in Ireland and the UK, in helping to adapt to European legislation requirements, and in the planning, preparing and developing registration applications. In addition to the registration services that OAC offers, it also helps with product development such as matching local market needs with the correct chemical compound to improve effectiveness. Finally, the OAC offers chemical trials management which helps clients with reducing costs and lead-time.