Regulations to enable a Medicinal Cannabis Scheme were passed on the 18 December 2019. A Medicinal Cannabis Agency will be operational from 1 April 2020 to administer the scheme.

This page will be updated as more information comes to hand.

See the Ministry of Health website for the latest information

Licensing looks set to be cheaper, better, more viable

Prescribing rules will change when the regulations come into effect on 1 April 2020

Register for stakeholder workshops in Feb 2020

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The Treasury website also has a regulatory impact assessment for the new regulations.