Legislation history

Buy Weed online NZ. While New Zealand still looks forward to a 2020 General Election Referendum on cannabis decriminalization (the actual ballot text is not yet available), medicinal use is legal in very limited circumstances. The decriminalization referendum came about from a petition in the legislature, and the referendum before voters will be binding, meaning it will be required to be implemented if it wins a majority of votes. Interested parties should refer to the Electoral Commission site for updates on the text and voter information.

Medical use was legalized under limited circumstances via the Misuse of Drugs (Medicinal Cannabis) Amendment Act Bill 12-2 in December 2018. Exemption from prosecution is secure for qualified patients prior to the implementation of a national cultivation supply, which must occur by December 2019.