Policy paper

New psychoactive substances review: report of the expert panel

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Report looks into the effectiveness and issues of the UK’s current legislative and operational response to NPS and the ongoing challenges.



Report of the new psychoactive substances expert panel appointed to undertake a 6-month review of available evidence on the UK’s and other countries’ approaches to the threat posed by NPS, and to advise the government on ways to enhance the UK’s response. You can read the government’s response to this report.