Industrial hemp

Information about the current regulations that apply to the use of industrial hemp for industry and as a food.

Latest update: Low-THC hemp seed as food

Information on changes to the Misuse of Drugs (Industrial Hemp) Regulations 2006 and the public consultation are in the section: Hemp seed as food.

In this section

  • In order to grow, trade in, or process industrial hemp as an agricultural crop an individual, body corporate, or partnership needs to be licensed under the Misuse of Drugs (Industrial Hemp) Regulations 2006. Read more
  • Information about using low-THC hemp seed as food, the review of current legislation and public consultation. Read more
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