Hemp cultivation is allowed in Australia. States regulate the conditions under which hemp may be cultivated. Depending on the state, a different hemp plant THC threshold is applicable. Cannabis grown for medicinal purposes – which is allowed – as well as the resulting product, is subject to stringent security and quality control measures.
This report provides a detailed overview of both federal and state regulation of hemp, CBD and cannabis, covering everything from cultivation and processing to extracts and finished products, as well as Australia’s medical and recreational cannabis regimes.