UK regulatory snapshot: Enforcement remains light



  • Executive summary
  • Hemp plant and cultivation
  • Import and export requirements
  • Extracts
  • Finished products
  • Relevant law
  • Relevant bodies


Under UK law the legal status of CBD as a finished product is dependent on intended use and enforcement is still very mild. With this snapshot you can find the relevant regulations applied to CBD and its products, laws surrounding hemp and medical cannabis, and requirements for the import and export of such products, in order to effectively navigate this complex regulatory field.


Publication date: 23rd August 2019; Number of pages: 7

Photo: David Merrett

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