Licensing and Permits
Statistical and other information relating to licensing and permits will be published on this page when available.
Crop Protection Permits
A landholder is required to hold a crop protection permit to poison, trap and shoot wildlife which is causing damage to pasture and crops.
|Number of crop protection permits issued between 1 April 2018 and 10 June 2018||481 permits|
|Number of crop protection permits issued between 11 June 2018 and 23 October 2018||600 permits|
|Number of active licences to grow industrial hemp in the 2017-18 growing season||35 licences|
|Number of hectares of industrial hemp sown in the 2017-18 growing season||464 hectares|
|Number of active licences to grow poppies in the 2017-18 growing season||450 licences|