Poppy Research Licence - Tasmania


You will require this licence if you intend to grow or cultivate alkaloid poppies for research or scientific purposes. Alkaloid poppy means a species of the plant papaver Somniferum or papaver Bracteatum.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility Requirements

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


5 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment


Plant Industries

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Poppy Advisory and Control Board

Operating address: Marine Board Building
Level 7
1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3212
Email: caroline.atkinson@dpipwe.tas.gov.au