Cannabis: Licensing

Home Office written question – answered on 4th November 2019.

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Photo of Crispin Blunt Crispin Blunt Conservative, Reigate

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many licences for the cultivation of high THC cannabis are in effect in the UK; and how many have been awarded in the past 12 months.

Photo of Kit Malthouse Kit Malthouse The Minister of State, Home Department

There are currently 19 licences in extant that have been issued in the last 12 months to cultivate high THC cannabis in England, Wales and Scotland.

The licences are issued for a validity of one year.

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