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Misuse of Drugs (Licence Fees) (Jersey) Order 2020

Made                                                                                           19th November 2020

Coming into force                                                                   26th November 2020

THE MINISTER FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES makes this Order under Articles 13, 26 and 27 of the Misuse of Drugs (Jersey) Law 1978[1] after consulting the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs –

1        Interpretation

In this Order –

“2009 Order” means the Misuse of Drugs (General Provisions) (Jersey) Order 2009[2];

commercial import or export” means the import or export of a licensed drug in any circumstance other than personal import or export;

industrial hemp” means a plant of the genus Cannabis with a tetrahydrocannabinol content not exceeding 0.2%, cultivated for the purpose of using only –

(a)     the mature stalk of any such plant;

(b)     fibre produced from mature stalk of any such plant; or

(c)     the seed of any such plant;

Law” means the Misuse of Drugs (Jersey) Law 1978[3];

licensed drug” means a controlled drug or any preparation containing a controlled drug;

personal import or export” means the import or export of a licensed drug for which the importer or exporter holds a prescription in the importer or exporter’s own name;

supply” includes an offer to supply.

2        Licence fees

(1)     An applicant for a licence, or for the renewal of a licence, described in column 2 of the table in the Schedule must make provision for the payment of the application fee specified, opposite the relevant description, in column 3 of the table.

(2)     The Minister may waive the requirement for a fee under paragraph (1) at the Minister’s discretion.

3        Citation and commencement

This Order may be cited as the Misuse of Drugs (Licence Fees) (Jersey) Order 2020 and comes into force 7 days after it is made.

 

 

Deputy R.J. Renouf of St. Ouen

Minister for Health and Social Services


 SCHEDULE

(Article 2)

FEES

Column 1

(Item No)

Column 2

(Description of licence)

Column 4

(Fee in £)

1

Licence to produce, supply and possess a licensed drug at a specified site

(Article 3(1)(a), (b), (c) and (d) of the 2009 Order)

6500 per site

2

Licence, not being a licence under item 1, to supply and possess a licensed drug

(Article 3(1)(b), (c) and (d) of the 2009 Order)

5000

3

Licence, not being a licence under item 1 or item 2, to possess a licensed drug

(Article 3(1)(d) of the 2009 Order)

4000

4

Licence to cultivate industrial hemp

(Article 10 of the 2009 Order)

1000

5

Licence to cultivate, produce, supply and possess cannabis (other than industrial hemp) at a specified site

(Article 10 of the 2009 Order)

7500 per site, plus any fee levied by the UK Home Office

6

Licence for personal import or export of a licensed drug

(Article 4(2)(b) of the Law)

25

7

Licence for commercial import or export of a licensed drug

(Article 4(2)(b) of the Law)

100

8

Renewal of licence specified in item 1

3250 per site

9

Renewal of licence specified in item 2

2500

10

Renewal of licence specified in item 3

2000

11

Renewal of licence specified in item 4

1000

12

Renewal of licence specified in item 5

3750 per site

 




[1]                                     chapter 08.680

[2]                                     chapter 08.680.60

[3]                                     chapter 08.680


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