Industrial hemp

The Industrial Hemp Act 2017 allows for the creation of a regulated industrial hemp industry in South Australia.

Regulatory framework

The purpose of an industrial hemp regulatory framework is to:

  • establish a licensing scheme for growers and processors
  • determine strict conditions for the cultivation and processing of industrial hemp.

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Public consultation closed

Public consultation on the draft industrial hemp regulations has closed.

Growing industrial hemp

Are you interested in growing industrial hemp commercially or participating in research trials?

Register your interest in growing industrial hemp


Mark Peters - Principal Policy Officer
PIRSA Biosecurity SA
Phone: (08) 8207 7900

Page Last Reviewed: 25 Aug 2017
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