France regulatory report: relatively strict cannabis regulations


  • Executive summary
  • Hemp plant
  • Extracts
  • Finished products
  • Import and export requirements
  • Medicinal and recreational cannabis
  • Relevant laws
  • Relevant bodies


France has one of the strictest stances towards cannabis-related products in Europe. Some regulation of CBD in food and cosmetics remains unclear, though CBD-Intel provide insights in this report. You will be able to understand exactly which laws apply to hemp cultivation, CBD extraction, finished products, medical cannabis and the necessary authorisation channels to work in the French market. 

Publication date: 20th November 2019; Total number of pages: 9

Photo: Hans Braxmeier