Cannabis Possession and Cannabis Use

Despite the widespread use of Cannabis in Australia, in Victoria, it is a criminal offence to possess or use Cannabis or Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) – regardless of the quantity or purpose.

The penalty for cannabis possession in small quantities does not usually involve imprisonment where the quantity is less than 50g of Cannabis or 1g of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

For more information regarding this charge refer to:

Cannabis Possession

Possession of a drug of dependence


Cannabis Use

Use of a drug of dependence

If you have been charged with a Cannabis Possession or Cannabis Usage charge, contact Doogue + George Criminal Defence Lawyers on 03 9670 5111.