What does the law say about cannabis ?

FOR ALL PROVINCES OF CANADA

 

 

 

It’s a criminal offence to drive if you have consumed cannabis, if you are under influence of cannabis.

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can’t smoke where it is forbidden to smoke a cigarette. Check the local regulation in order to know where it is allowed and

where it is forbidden to smoke.

 

 

 

 

You can possess and share up to 30g of cannabis (dried or equivalent).

 

 

 

Please note One (1) gram of dried cannabis is equal to:

  • 5 grams of fresh cannabis
  • 15 grams of edible product
  • 70 grams of liquid product
  • 0.25 grams of concentrates (solid or liquid)
  • 1 cannabis plant seed


LEGAL AGE

It’s allowed to consume cannabis if you are more than 19 years old in the following provinces : 

  • BRITISH COLUMBIA
  • MANITOBA
  • NEW BRUNSWICK
  • NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
  • NORTHWEST TERRITORIES
  • NOVA SCOTIA
  • NUNAVUT
  • ONTARIO
  • PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
  • SASKATCHEWAN
  • YUKON

 

 

 

It is allowed to consume cannabis if you are more than 18 years old in the following provinces :

  • ALBERTA

 

 

 

It is allowed to consume cannabis if you are more than 21years old in the following provinces :

  • QUEBEC