Drugs, the law and safer substance use

Drugs, the law and safer substance use

Published: 
September 2019
Drugs, the law and safer substance use

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About this booklet

This free booklet is a general guide to help you understand the law when it comes to drugs and dealing with police. It includes information about:

  • laws relating to using, possessing and trafficking drugs
  • safer substance use
  • being arrested, bail and drug diversion programs 
  • what to do if someone overdoses
  • your rights
  • where to get help.

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