South Australia is committed to sustainable industry development. PIRSA works in collaboration with other South Australian government agencies to ensure that our vast natural resources of land and water are managed effectively so that they can be made available for economic activity while ensuring that our natural environment is managed on a sustainable and viable basis.
This website provides information to assist developers in the preparation of development applications and business plans; including background information on the various development approval processes, maps identifying the resources available at potential locations and numerous links to the agencies that implement the various aspects of the development approval process.
If you are seeking information about resources and investment opportunities for water intensive agricultural industries in South Australia, the Regions section contains maps, links and contacts for each state region.
If you are seeking information or assistance with government policies, approvals and licences required for irrigated agricultural development, the 'Development Process' section provides an overview of the process. If you are seeking specific information relating to production, water, and infrastructure the 'Planning and Infrastructure' section contains relevant information.