You will require this licence if you intend to grow or cultivate medicinal cannabis. It is important to note that cannabis may only be grown under this licence for medicinal purposes only. You will be required to hold additional licensing with your State or Territory Government if you intend to grow industrial hemp.
There are two kinds of licence you may apply for:
- A medicinal cannabis licence allows for the cultivation and / or production of medicinal cannabis for the purpose of supplying cannabis product manufacturers.
- A cannabis research licence allows for the cultivation and / or production of medicinal cannabis for research purposes into its medicinal properties.
There are separate licensing requirements for the different licence types. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.