The government of Nunavut is still discussing its upcoming policies for the legalization of cannabis. This information is based on material released by the government of Nunavut and might not represent the province's final framework.
Nunavut residents should be allowed to grow up to 4 marijuana plants per household but rules for growing are still under discussion. Municipalities will be able to restrict cannabis use in certain spaces.
INFORMATION AT A GLANCE
Where to Buy?
Nunavut expects to start sales online, by phone, and through government agents. There are no plans for physical stores so far.
19 years is the minimum age to buy, carry, use, and share.
30 grams is the maximum amount an individual can carry in public at any time.
Public Use should be allowed under the same rules as tobacco smoking. Use will not be allowed in places commonly frequented by children and inside vehicles.
For more information about cannabis regulation rules in Nunavut, please refer to the Nunavut Government Website.
Once legalized, all recreational cannabis will be sourced from ACMPR Licensed Producers only. This ensures quality assurance, 3rd party testing, and other important regulations are strictly followed.