Importing, stocking and supplying hemp seed is exempted from regulation under the UN Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs (1961).

Regulation and implementation of the Single Convention, with respect to hemp seeds, differ from country to country, we cannot therefore be held responsible for establishing the legality of purchase in your country of residence and advise you to make inquiries about the regulations to which you are subject.

Exemption can sometimes be obtained for the industrial, medical and agricultural applications of hemp seed. In a number of countries trade of hemp seed does not require a permit. However, a notification requirement is sometimes imposed in the event that hemp seed is imported or exported for the purposes mentioned above. If notification requirement is applicable, you should in good time inform us, the authorities or both. Some nations prohibit the growing of Cannabis for industrial and medicinal use.

The Real Seed Company dispatch our products on the understanding that they will not be used by others in conflict with applicable local law, and therefore accept no product responsibility or liability.

By using this website you confirm that your are 18 years of age or older.

By purchasing from The Real Seed Company you also agree that you are prohibited from distributing our products to countries where possession of and/or trafficking in Cannabis seeds is illegal, for example United States of America, Australia, parts of Asia, Luxembourg, Norway or any other countries where traffic of Cannabis seeds is considered illicit.

All customers and users of this site are encouraged by The Real Seed Company to know and abide by the laws of the jurisdiction in which they are situated. If you are not sure then do not purchase any of our products and should instead seek appropriate advice first.

The Real Seed Company does not condone or encourage the use, supply or production of illegal drugs or controlled substances in any way whatsoever.

The Real Seed Company does not purport to give legal advice in any way whatsoever, however all users of this site should know that without a license from the Secretary of State, it is a criminal offence, at least in the United Kingdom, to cultivate any plant of the genus Cannabis by virtue of Section 6 of the Misuse of Drugs act 1971. This offence is punishable in the United Kingdom, in addition to an unlimited fine, with a maximum of 14 years imprisonment.

As of 26th January 2009 Cannabis has been reclassified in the United Kingdom as a Class B drug. In the United Kingdom the maximum penalty for possession of Cannabis has increased to 5 years imprisonment, in addition to fines. In the United Kingdom the maximum penalty for supplying Cannabis is 14 years imprisonment in addition to an unlimited fine. Trade in seeds of Cannabis sativa L continues to be legal in the United Kingdom and the UK Government has explicitly issued a statement to the effect that it has no intention to prohibit or restrict the sale of Cannabis seed. This is not in any way intended to be an exhaustive list of criminal offences relating to the production, use or supply of illegal, harmful or controlled substances in the United Kingdom or any other jurisdiction.