Poppy Inspector Authorisation - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this authorisation if you intend to enter and inspect any premises, other than a residential premises, occupied by the holder of a poppy cultivation or poppy processing licence.

Upon entering and inspecting a premises, an inspector must show their inspectors identification certificate.

A poppy inspector can:

  • inspect, count or mark an alkaloid poppy or poppy straw
  • take samples of any alkaloid poppy or poppy straw specimens for laboratory testing
  • inspect any vehicle that is used for the harvesting and transport of poppies
  • require the licence holder to produce documentation.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible agency for information on eligibility requirements for this authorisation.

Duration

As specified by the Agency.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Poppy Inspector Authorisation - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Agriculture Victoria

Act(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances (Poppy Cultivation and Processing) Regulations 2014 (Victoria)

Contact details

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Agriculture Victoria

Operating address:
1 Spring Street
Melbourne,Victoria,3000
Australia

Operating address:
Level 35,
121 Exhibition Street
Melbourne,Victoria,3000
Australia

Mailing address:
PO Box 2500
Bendigo,Victoria,
Australia

Mailing address:
General Post Office Box 4509
Melbourne,Victoria,
Australia

Mailing address:
Basement VISTECH Manager, Tender Box 121 Exhibi...
Melbourne
Victoria 3000

Website:

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