Is medicinal cannabis legal in QLD?
In Queensland, medicinal cannabis (historically known as “medicinal marijuana”) has been legal since 2016. Medicinal cannabis is legally accessible through prescriptions from certified doctors. These doctors, having undergone specific training and registered with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), can prescribe medicinal cannabis for various medical conditions. Cannabis that is accessed without the guidance of a prescribing doctor, also known as recreational cannabis, is not legal.