Cannabis: Medical Treatments

Home Office written question – answered on 14th February 2019.

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Photo of Lord Wasserman Lord Wasserman Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many applications for licences to cultivate cannabis for medicinal purposes in the UK they have received since 1 January 2016.

Photo of Lord Wasserman Lord Wasserman Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many licences for the cultivation of cannabis for medicinal purposes they have (1) granted, and (2) refused since 1 January 2016.

Photo of Lord Wasserman Lord Wasserman Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government which applicants have been granted a licence to cultivate cannabis for medicinal purposes in the UK since 1 January 2016.

Photo of Baroness Williams of Trafford Baroness Williams of Trafford The Minister of State, Home Department, Minister for Equalities (Department for International Development)

No licences have been issued to cultivate cannabis for medicinal purposes. Licences are issued to cultivate High THC cannabis for research and/or the extraction of cannabinoids.

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