You will require this licence if you intend to grow, possess, sell or supply alkaloid poppies for commercial purposes. Alkaloid poppy means a plant of the species papaver Somniferum or papaver Bracteatum.
It is a condition of this licence that prior to cultivating poppies, the holder must ensure that there is a contract, in force between the holder of the
licence and a manufacturing chemist, requiring alkaloid poppies to
be grown under the licence.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Application for a Poppy Grower's Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Poisons Act 1971 (Tasmania)
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