Legal status of marijuana in the Philippines


Legal status of marijuana in the Philippines

MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN THE PHILIPPINES

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

RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA IN THE PHILIPPINES

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

The Philippines is known for its harsh penalties for drug offences. Possession of cannabis can lead to severe punishment.

In April 2017 a bill was introduced to legalize medical marijuana, but so far nothing has changed in the law.