South Australian Government Gazette

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Genetically Modified Crops Exemption

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Exemption Notice

Pursuant to section 6[2][a][i] of the Genetically Modified Crops Management Act 2004, I, Tim Whetstone, Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development, issue an exemption to the University of Adelaide for the purposes of ongoing prescribed monitoring of genetically modified wheat and barley planted and harvested in 2018 in the Local Government Area of Marion only, in accordance with Licence DIR 152 and its variations as issued by the Office of the Gene Technology Regulator.

For the purpose of this Notice, I nominate the following person as the Nominated Officer within PIRSA to whom communication should be directed:

Manager, Surveillance and Plant Pest Control
Biosecurity SA
Plant and Food Standards

33 Flemington Street
Glenside, S.A. 5065

Telephone: (08) 8207 7807
Facsimile: (08) 8207 7844

This Exemption remains in force until revoked or until the termination (or revocation) of DIR 152; whichever occurs first.

Dated: 26 February 2019

Tim Whetstone
Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development