Medical Marijuana

Daniel Franze made this Freedom of Information request to Advisory Committee on Prescription Medicines

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From: Daniel Franze

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Dear Advisory Committee on Prescription Medicines,

Does Australia have a Medical Marijuana program?

Yours faithfully,

Daniel Franze

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Dear Mr Franze

Thank you for your email of 4 October 2013 to the Therapeutic Goods
Administration (TGA). Our apologies for the delayed response.

There is currently no medical marijuana approved by the TGA for supply in
Australia as a therapeutic good.

In considering your enquiry,  your State or Territory Health Department
may be able to further assist you.

As you have not specified which state you live in, please see contact
details below for each relevant State Health Department:

Australian Capital Territory Government Health
Phone: 13 22 81

New South Wales Ministry of Health
Phone: 02 9391 9000

Queensland Health
Phone: 07 3234 0111

South Australia Health
Phone: 08 8226 6000

Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania
Phone: 1300 135 513

Department of Health Victoria
Phone: 03 9096 9000

Western Australia Health
Phone: 08 9222 4222

Department of Health Northern Territory Government
Phone: 08 8999 2400
More information about the TGA is available on our website:
[1]·        What the TGA does
[2]·        What the TGA doesn’t do

I hope that this information is useful.

Yours sincerely

Katreeya

Public Contact Team
Therapeutic Goods Administration
Phone: 1800 020 653
Email: [3][email address]

Therapeutic Goods Administration
Department of Health
PO Box 100
Woden ACT 2606
[4]www.tga.gov.au

From:        Daniel Franze <[FOI #434 email]>
To:        FOI requests at Advisory Committee on Prescription Medicines
<[Advisory Committee on Prescription Medicines request email]>,
Date:        04/10/2013 11:13 AM
Subject:        Freedom of Information request - Medical Marijuana

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    Dear Advisory Committee on Prescription Medicines,
   
   Does Australia have a Medical Marijuana program?
   
   Yours faithfully,
   
   Daniel Franze
   
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   Please use this email address for all replies to this request:
   [FOI #434 email]
   
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