Strict restrictions remain for now: Norway regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 16th October 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Norway
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Authorities in Norway have a very strict interpretation of CBD, and most products are illegal; however, authorities are examining possible relaxation of the regulatory restrictions, which might make some CBD products permissible ...

Hemp banned but enforcement mild: India regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 11th September 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
India
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our look at the regulatory picture in India we find that while CBD is regulated at a federal level, states also have their own rules and regulations with some more lenient than others ...

Enforcement remains light: UK regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 23rd August 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
United Kingdom
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our latest look at the rules and regulations governing CBD in England, Wales and Scotland, we look at what can and can't be produced or sold and what licences are required ...

South Africa regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 20th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
South Africa
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
While cannabis and hemp are controlled substances in South Africa, most finished CBD products are probably legal without a licence – as long as they meet certain conditions ...

Canada regulatory report: major updates

Written by Marija Obradovic || 13th June 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Canada
North America
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Canada is the centre for the world’s largest cannabis companies and has recently implemented a wide-ranging new regulatory environment for all cannabis products ...

Russia regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 28th May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Russia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
CBD-Intel's report on the regulatory status of CBD in Russia provides all you need to know about the present legal status of CBD, plus hemp cultivation and much...

CBD in South Africa: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 2nd May 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
South Africa
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Cannabis and CBD are controlled substances in South Africa. Our snapshot gives you the details of what may be allowed and what is not ...

CBD in Serbia: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 19th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Serbia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
While CBD is not specifically regulated in Serbia, CBD-Intel has found clear differences between legal theory and production practice, and confusion within the authorities, in a country that aims to join the EU in 2025 ...

CBD in Brazil: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 8th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Brazil
South America
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
A bill on the regulation of medical cannabis is currently being debated in the national legislature of Brazil, where CBD is a controlled substance and industrial hemp, like the cannabis plant, is banned ...

CBD in Portugal: regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 4th February 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Portugal
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
In our overview of CBD regulations in Portugal. we find that cultivation of industrial hemp is allowed, CBD edibles are interpreted as novel food and medical cannabis legislation has now been adopted ...

New Zealand regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 14th January 2019 || Regulatory reports |

Australasia
New Zealand
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
CBD-Intel guides you through the small print of CBD regulation in New Zealand, where CBD is classed as medicinal and the only part of the hemp plant that can be used in food is the seeds ...

Hungary regulatory snapshot

Written by Marija Obradovic || 4th January 2019 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Hungary
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The regulation of CBD in Hungary is highly indistinct, with little direct legislation and no guidance offered by the authorities. CBD-Intel guides you through the known unknowns and the unknown knowns ...

CBD under Danish law: Denmark regulatory report

Written by Marija Obradovic || 27th November 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Denmark
EU
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Cultivation of hemp with less than 0.2% THC content is legal in Denmark. While some aspects of CBD regulation remain unclear, our report guides you through the rules as they are – and how they may be interpreted...