Forensic analysis and reference standards: licensing factsheet

Information on controlled drug licence requirements for forensic work.


Forensic analysis and reference standards: licensing factsheet

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If you undertake forensic analytical work, you should read this factsheet to determine whether you need a controlled drug licence.

The factsheet outlines the situations in forensic work in which a controlled drug licence is required.

Apply for a controlled drug licence

More information about the application process and guidance documents to read before applying are also available.

Published 1 January 2015
Last updated 23 November 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated licensing factsheet published.
  2. First published.