Joel Madden — Booted From Australian Hotel … FOR WEED

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Good Charlotte member Joel Madden — Nicole Richie”s husband — has been BOOTED from a hotel near Sydney, Australia on Sunday after officials say they found some pot in his room … our sources has learned.

According to police in New South Wales, Australia … cops executed a search warrant at 10:30 pm Sunday night and seized a “small amount of plant matter believed to be cannabis.”

Cops wouldn”t say if the weed belonged to Madden — but DID say a 34-year-old man was present during the search. FYI — Joel is 34.

However, our sources spoke with the manager of the Darling Hotel who did name names … saying, “Joel Madden was ejected from the hotel because a small amount of cannabis was found inside his hotel room.”

He added, “In Australia there is a 0 tolerance for this no matter where you are.”