The Office of Medicinal Cannabis is part of the Department of Health and Human Services and provides advice on access to medicinal cannabis in Victoria.
Prescribing medicinal cannabis
Any doctor in Victoria can prescribe medicinal cannabis for any patient with any condition, if they have the required Commonwealth and/or state approvals.
For clinicians wanting to apply for the necessary approvals, click on the button below that best describes the medicinal cannabis product you intend to prescribe.
The above access pathways can be used by any medical practitioner, however the TGA may require evidence of specialist support for the proposed treatment.
Visit the health professionals section for more information on prescribing medicinal cannabis.
Information for health professionals
Information about treatment applications, prescribing, and dispensing medicinal cannabis.
Information for patients and carers
Information about how to access medicinal cannabis for yourself or a person you care for.
Information for business and industry
Information for current and potential industry participants wanting to cultivate, manufacture, possess, sell or supply medicinal cannabis in Victoria.
Medicinal cannabis regulatory framework
Information on Victorian and Commonwealth medicinal cannabis legislation.
Medicinal cannabis data and resources
Victorian medicinal cannabis approvals data, clinical guidance documents and evidence reviews, and quarterly research updates.
Reviewed 08 June 2020