Legal status of marijuana in Malawi


Legal status of marijuana in Malawi

MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN MALAWI

The production, sale and possession of any form of medicinal marijuana products are illegal in Malawi.

RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA IN MALAWI

The cultivation, sale, and possession of cannabis for recreational purposes are illegal in Malawi.

Any possession of cannabis in Malawi is illegal and will lead to severe punishment.

In 2015 an independent member of the parliament of Malawi pleaded for legalizing industrial hemp and possibly marijuana. So far no laws have been changed and the production and possession of any form of marijuana remains illegal.