12 April 2022

About licences and permits

Guidelines

Reporting requirements

Guidance

Application forms

Licence application

The online form will undergo maintenance each Thursday from 5pm until 9pm and will be unavailable during this time.

The online form will undergo maintenance each Thursday from 5pm until 9pm and will be unavailable during this time.

Apply Online

Use this online smart form to apply for a licence authorising cultivation, production and/or manufacture activities relating to cannabis for medicinal or scientific purposes.

Paper (flat) forms for medicinal cannabis licence applications will only be accepted in rare cases and you must contact MCS.application@health.gov.au should you wish to apply using flat forms. Please note that completing your application via the online smart form will ensure timely submission.

Informed Consent form

Attach a complete Informed Consent form for each person employed to carry out the activities authorised by the licence (e.g. directors and/or officers, shareholders and/or business associates that have over 5% of shares in the body corporate and/or a seat on the board, and/or voting rights/ and/or other influence over operations).

Informed consent form (PDF 161KB)

Informed consent form (DOCX 79KB)

Licence variation application forms

Application for a minor variation to a medicinal cannabis licence

Application for a major variation to a medicinal cannabis licence - Addition of persons authorised to undertake activities

Application for a major variation to a medicinal cannabis licence - Changes affecting site or security

Application for a major variation to a medicinal cannabis licence - Changes affecting location of a licensed premises

Application for a major variation to a medicinal cannabis licence - Other matters

Permit application forms

Application for a medicinal cannabis permit - cultivation and production

Application for a manufacture permit

Permit variation application forms

Application for a variation to a medicinal cannabis permit - Cultivation and production

Application for a variation to a medicinal cannabis permit - Manufacture