Australia’s favourite recreational drug, next to alcohol, is marijuana.
With legal cannabis being available, Australia keeps breaking all the records with the number of new patients doubling each month.
So with medicinal or personal weed, is it legal to smoke across Australia?
For patients with a prescription in Australia, you can smoke marijuana in the comforts of your home. Weed for personal use is still illegal, and if you’re caught smoking, you may receive a fine. Medicinal cannabis is legal, but recreational (personal) use is only legal in Canberra, ACT.
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Let’s break down the different rules around smoking weed in each state in Australia.
Is It Legal To Smoke In Sydney?
Sydney is Australia’s largest marijuana consumption region. Whether medicinal or for personal use, New South Wales has Australia’s largest public use and marijuana support.
Patients can smoke, vape, bake, or take cannabis oil in Sydney, NSW.
Even with a prescription, you will need to follow the public smoking rules.
Learn more about Sydney’s smoking marijuana rules.
James is an experienced writer and legal cannabis advocate in Australia. He answers all the questions about business, legalisation and medicinal cannabis.
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