You will require this authority if you intend to undertake research or commercial activities involving low-THC cannabis relating to non-therapeutic use.
Low-THC cannabis means cannabis, the leaves and flowering heads of which do not contain more than 0.1 percent of tetrahydrocannabinol.
Authorisation is required to:
- possess, process, sell or supply cannabis seed which has been harvested from low-THC cannabis
- cultivate and possess cannabis from seed which has been harvested from low-THC cannabis
- possess, process, sell or supply cannabis which is substantially free of leaves and flowering heads and does not contain tetrahydrocannabinol in excess of 0.1 percent.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.