Consultancy Services

Rural Solutions SA is the Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA) key delivery agent for major programs and projects across South Australia, and provides consultancy services to private and public sector organisations locally, nationally and internationally.

We provide a wide range of specialist consultancy services within:

  • agribusiness
  • fisheries and aquaculture
  • natural resource management
  • mining and energy
  • regional development sectors.

The $265 million Australian Government funded South Australian River Murray Sustainability (SARMS) Program is being delivered by PIRSA through Rural Solutions SA. SARMS will support South Australian River Murray communities through investment in:

  • irrigation efficiencies
  • water returns
  • irrigation industry assistance
  • regional economic development.

We are also leading the New Horizons Program, exploring new techniques to help farmers improve the fertility and productivity of the crop growing soils.

Seed Services Australia, the leading seed inspection, certification and testing program for the Australian seed industry, is delivered as part of Rural Solutions SA.

Our reputation as a provider of consultancy services has been built and maintained through:

  • innovation
  • outstanding client focus
  • strong people capabilities
  • meeting the needs and objectives of stakeholders and customers.

The division employs highly qualified and proven performers who are experts in their fields, demonstrated by their awards from many organisations including the Planning Institute of Australia, the Civic Trust and Emergency Management Australia.

Page Last Reviewed: 17 Sep 2014

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