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Cannabis: Licensing

Question for Home Office

UIN 5392, tabled on 25 October 2019

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.

Answered on

4 November 2019

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.

Answered by

Home Office
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