About The ACI

The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) is the UK’s membership organisation for businesses committed to nurturing a safe, legal and flourishing commercial cannabis extract market.

Our vision is to create an innovative and ethical sector with the highest standards of product quality, consumer satisfaction and regulatory compliance.

We deliver vital stewardship for this emerging sector through constructive engagement with key stakeholders and thought leaders. Our team of scientific, regulatory and industry leaders provide expert support and guidance to our members.


The ACI was formed in 2019 and in a very short time has had a huge impact on the nascent cannabinoid industry in the UK.

See The ACI timeline of milestones

The ACI Charter

Our commitment to creating a safe, legal and well regulated market is underpinned by our Quality Charter. Membership of The ACI requires each company to commit to this Charter.

Discover The ACI Charter

Frequently Asked Questions

As a company operating in the cannabinoid industry within the UK you may well have many questions concerning the rules and regulations. The ACI experts have compiled a list of frequently asked questions to help guide you.


The ACI Team

The ACI is made up of a multidisciplinary team of dedicated professionals. Combined we have many years of experience working within the cannabinoid and relevant sectors.

Meet The ACI team

Regulatory Consultancy Team

A subset of our team is the Regulatory Consultancy Team. This highly qualified team deliver ACI’s regulatory consultancy services to support our members. They offer over a century of regulatory experience and knowledge.

Meet ACI’s Regulatory Consultancy Team

Get in touch

Should you have any questions or are interested in becoming a member of The ACI please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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