New regulations governing the quality of imported medicinal cannabis are on track to commence in March after health officials confirmed overseas firms will soon be held to the same standards as Australian manufacturers.

The plans to require imports to be manufactured in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice are currently before the World Trade Organisation (WTO) – a necessary step to implement such reforms – with WTO members given until February 20 to comment.

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Steve has reported for a number of consumer and B2B titles over a journalism career spanning more than three decades. He is a regulator contributor to health journal, The Medical Republic, writing on...

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