Basic Rules of Possession
    • you must be over 19 years old
    • you can’t smoke and drive
    • you can’t be an adult and buy for children
    • you can’t travel with marijuana outside the country

Buying marijuana in Canada

Practical Resources
Relevant Laws
    • Cannabis Act– controls the production, distribution, sale and possession of cannabis; its goals are to (1) keep cannabis out of the hands of youth, (2) keep profits out of the pockets of criminals and (3) protect public health and safety
    • Regulations supporting the Cannabis Act: Coming into force, Cannabis Regulations, Industrial Hemp Regulations, summaries
    • Impaired driving: Current laws, strengthening driving laws, applying laws
    • Law enforcement information: Reporting, seizure, disposition, cannabis, chemical property, precursors, controlled substances