Licence to Import a Raw Narcotic or Narcotic Substance - Tasmania


You will need this licence if you intend to import a raw narcotic (such as opium poppies) or a narcotic substance. Narcotic substances are substances specified in Schedule 8 of the attached document.

Raw narcotic and narcotic substances can only be imported into an approved port. There are currently no approved ports.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult directly with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All The Poisons Standard (the SUSMP) (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Poisons Act 1971 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Poisons Regulations 2018 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health

Pharmaceutical Services Branch

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.