Finland

Finland Marijuana Laws

Finland-marijuana-lawsCannabis use is not allowed in Finland, the country does not approve use of cannabis for medicinal purposes.

The Ministry of Social Affairs and Health announced to publish guidelines in 2007 on the medical use of cannabis after a court decision in 2006. The guidelines are expected to bring changes allowing the prescription use of cannabis. However, cannabis prescriptions for medicinal purposes will require the permission of the National Agency for Medicines even after the changes.