Approval as a Hydroponics Industry Employee - South Australia

Service summary

Employees undertaking prescribed duties in relation to the sale of prescribed hydroponic equipment by retail require an Approval as a Hydroponics Industry Employee.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.




Application + Annual Fee for an Approved Employee - $770

Additional information

Each applicant for approval as a hydroponics industry employee will be required to:

  • Complete an application form;
  • undergo a fit and proper person test;
  • have his or her fingerprints and photograph taken; and
  • pay the application and annual fee.

Applications can be submitted online at:

Administering agency

South Australia Police
Licensing Enforcement Branch

Act(s) name

Hydroponics Industry Control Act 2009 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Hydroponics Industry Control Regulations 2010 (South Australia)

Contact details

Licensing Enforcement Officer

Operating address:
100 Angas Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1539
Adelaide SA 5001



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