Ontario was the first province to introduce a regulatory framework on Cannabis.
Province residents will be able to grow up to 4 cannabis plants per household.
When transporting cannabis in Ontario, it must be packed in closed baggage or as per regulations.
The Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation will be responsible for the distribution and retail of cannabis in Ontario.
INFORMATION AT A GLANCE
Where to Buy?
From the Ontario Cannabis Store online and in 40 physical locations to open in 2018. The province expects to have 150 stores by 2020.
19 years is the minimum age to buy, carry, use, and share.
Public Use will not be allowed, as well as use at workplaces or inside vehicles and boats. Cannabis use will be permitted only in private residences, including its outdoor spaces.
For more information about cannabis regulation rules in Ontario, please refer to the Cannabis Act, 2017 and What Will and Won’t be Legal.
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.
All provinces and territories have set 30 grams as the maximum amount an individual can buy or carry in public at a time.