Ontario was the first province to introduce a regulatory framework on Cannabis.
Province residents can 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 is responsible for the distribution and online sales of cannabis in Ontario. Private retail will set to start in 2019.
INFORMATION AT A GLANCE
19 years is the minimum age to buy, carry, use, and share.
Public Use is not allowed, as well as use at workplaces or inside vehicles and boats. Cannabis use is 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.
Legal recreational cannabis in Canada is sourced from 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.