LAWS & LEGALIZATION

LEARN ABOUT LEGALIZATION AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR RETAILERS AND CONSUMERS

Federal, provincial and territorial governments share responsibility for overseeing the proposed new system.

The Federal government’s responsibilities are to set:

  • strict requirements for producers who grow and manufacture cannabis
  • industry-wide rules and standards, including:
    • types of cannabis products available for sale
    • packaging and labelling requirements for products
    • standardized serving sizes and potency
    • prohibitions on the use of certain ingredients
    • good production practices
    • tracking requirements of cannabis from seed to sale to keep it out of the illegal market
    • restrictions on promotional activities

HOMEGROWING

Learn about the government’s new regulations for consumers growing at home.

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