Authority to Possess or Manufacture Prohibited Drugs for Scientific Purposes - New South Wales

Description

You will require this authority if you intend to possess, manufacture, produce or supply prohibited drugs for the purposes of use in scientific research or analysis.

Prohibited drugs are listed in the Act, and include a variety of substances, such as cannabis, cocaine, heroin, ketamine, morphine and testosterone. This licence authorises the possession of these substances, the manufacture or production of these substances, the possession of equipment and materials for use in the process of manufacturing these substances, and the sale and distribution of these substances, in connection with authorised scientific activities.

This licence does not authorise you to possess, manufacture, produce or supply low-THC hemp.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

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Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Authority to Possess or Manufacture Prohibited Drugs for Scientific Purposes - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Drug Misuse and Trafficking Regulation 2011 NSW

Administering agency

NSW Ministry of Health

Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office

Contact details

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Enquiries

Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office

NSW Ministry of Health

Operating address: 73 Miller Street
North Sydney, New South Wales 2060
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 961
North Sydney, New South Wales 2059
Phone: 02 9391 9000
Fax: 02 9391 9042
Email: MentalHealthBranch@doh.health.nsw.gov.au
Website: Mental Health and Drug & Alcohol Office (Opens in new window)