Possession of Marijuana in Australia
Each state and territory takes its own approach to the offence of personal use cannabis possession
It is an offence to possess cannabis (marijuana) in Australia for your personal use. The severity of that offence depends upon where you commit the crime and the law under which you are charged. This article will give you an overview of Australian laws governing the possession of marijuana for personal use. The possession of more than a personal use quantity is usually treated as a trafficking offence rather than a possession offence.