Register of Genetically Modified (GM) Crop Exemption Notices

Current exemptions conferred in South Australia

15 November 2015 Intertek Testing Services (Australia)

To Intertek Testing Services (Australia) Pty Ltd for the purpose of providing a DNA testing service to Australian producers of genetically modified canola and cotton seed in Intertek’s laboratory 1 and 2 located on level 3, 170 Greenhill Road, Parkside, South Australia.

Page 5033 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 26 November 2015.

31 October 2014 University of Adelaide

To the University of Adelaide, for the cultivation of hybrid genetically modified wheat and barley on Glenthorne Farm, at O’Halloran Hill in the Local Government Area of Marion, as part of Commonwealth licence DIR 128.

Page 6,429 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 13 November 2014.

15 August 2013 University of Adelaide

To the University of Adelaide for the cultivation of 1 hybrid genotype of genetically modified cotton in the University's containment glasshouse located on the Waite Campus at Urrbrae.

Pages 3,489-3,490 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 15 August 2013.

10 May 2012 Bayer CropScience

To Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd for the cultivation of genetically modified canola seed.

Pages 1,633-1,637 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 10 May 2012.

6 January 2011 Bayer CropScience 

To Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd for the cultivation of hybrid GM canola and Indian mustard as part of Commonwealth licence DIR 104.

Page 10 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 6 January 2011.

28 July 2010 University of Adelaide

To the University of Adelaide for the cultivation of hybrid genetically modified wheat and barley as part of Commonwealth licence DIR 102.

Page 3,967 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 5 August 2010.

Variation: The plantings are now confined to Glenthorne Farm, at O’Halloran Hill in the Local Government Area of Marion (page 6,429 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 13 November 2014).

3 May 2007 Pacific Seeds

To Pacific Seeds Pty Ltd for the cultivation of GM canola seed.

Pages 1,885-1,893 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 3 May 2007.

29 April 2004 Bayer CropScience 

To Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd for the cultivation of hybrid GM canola seed.

Pages 1,249-1,256 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 13 May 2004.

Exemptions revoked

On 28 October 2014 the following notices were revoked.

Pages 6,428-6,429 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 13 November 2014.

25 August 2011 University of Adelaide

To the University of Adelaide for the cultivation of 4 hybrid genotypes of genetically modified corn seed in the University's Plant Accelerator located on the Waite Campus at Urrbrae to determine the effects of single and multiple traits in maize for enhanced plant performance under drought conditions.

Pages 3,602-3,604 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 25 August 2011.

27 August 2009 University of Adelaide

To the University of Adelaide for bringing genetically modified oilseed Brassica cultivars into South Australia for cultivation in the University's Quarantine Insectary Glasshouse, Hartley Grove, Urrbrae to determine whether GM canola has a role in the control and eradication of branched broomrape

Pages 3,815-3,817 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 27 August 2009.

17 July 2008 University of Adelaide

To the University of Adelaide for the cultivation of hybrid genetically modified wheat and barley as part of Commonwealth Licence DIR 077/2007.

Page 3,357 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 17 July 2008.

1 November 2007 Bayer CropScience 

To Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd for the cultivation of hybrid GM canola and Indian mustard as part of Commonwealth licence DIR 069/2006.

Page 4,090 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 1 November 2007.

30 November 2006 Nugrain

To Nugrain Pty Ltd for the cultivation of GM canola seed.

Pages 4,147-4,155 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 30 November 2006.

1 September 2005 Bayer CropScience  

To Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd for the purposes of cultivation of GM indian mustard as a part of Commonwealth licence DIR 057/2004

Pages 3,155-3,156 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 1 September 2005.

1 July 2004 Bayer CropScience  

To Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd for the cultivation of hybrid GM canola as part of Commonwealth licence DIR 032/2002.

Page 2,344 of the South Australian Government Gazette published 1 July 2004.

All Exemption Notices are published in the South Australian Government Gazette.

Page Last Reviewed: 20 Jul 2016
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