Public Consultation on Draft Industrial Hemp Amendment Bill 2023

​​​​​​​​​​Public consultation was conducted on the draft Industrial Hemp Amendment Bill 2023 from 28 September to 25 October 2023.

Summary of submissions​

A summary of submissions has been compiled to provide an overview of the feedback received. 

 Industrial Hemp Amendment Bill 2023 - Summary of Consultation  (PDF 476Kb)​

Individual submissions received​​

The submissions are ordered according to submission number below and all personal information has been removed. 

The Draft Bill proposed a number of changes to the Industrial Hemp Act 2015 and the Industrial Hemp Amendment Regulations 2016.

A copy of the Draft Bill is available for download.

 Draft Industrial Hemp Amendment Bill 2023 (PDF 339Kb)

​The Legislation Fact Sheet summarises the key elements of the Bill.

 Legislation Fact Sheet Industrial Hemp Amendment Bill (PDF 95Kb)

The Final Report on the Review of​ the Industrial Hemp A​ct 2015 provides a plain English description of the proposed changes to the legislation, along with policy development and updates to licence conditions which are occuring as a result of the review. 

 Final Report on the Review of the Industial Hemp Act (PDF 1Mb)


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