Government of Canada Cannabis Links 


Consumer Information

Cannabis Stats Hub

Cannabis in Canada: Get the Facts

Consumer Information - Cannabis

How Can I access Medical Cannabis?

Personal use of cannabis

Cannabis and Impairment

Drug Impaired Driving

Cannabis and International Travel

Cannabis and the Border

Cannabis in the Provinces and Territories

Canada's Lower Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines’ (LRCUG)

Talking with teens about drugs

Standardized Cannabis Symbol [for products containing more than 10micrograms THC per gram]

Clearing the Smoke on Cannabis: Respiratory Effects of Cannabis Smoking

Cannabis and Lung Health - Canadian Lung Association

Adverse Reaction and Medical Device Problem Reporting

Market Data (archive)

Licensed Producers & Licensed Laboratories

Licensed Producers List

Application Process: Becoming a Licensed Producer of Cannabis for Medical Purposes

Regulations for Licensed Producers

Laboratories authorized to conduct analytical testing under the Cannabis Act

Information for Health Care Professionals

Information for Healthcare Practitioners - Medical Use of Cannabis

Canadian Nurses Association - Cannabis

Sample Medical Document

Daily Amount Fact Sheet (Dosage)

Grow your own

Production of cannabis for your own medical purposes Information

APPLICATION FORM: Production for Own Medical Purposes and Production by a Designated Person Registration Form 

Canadian Cannabis Regulations

Cannabis Act - effective Oct 17, 2018

Cannabis for medical purposes under the Cannabis Act: information and improvements [2018-10-17]

Fact sheet: the Cannabis Act - Promotion prohibitions

News Release: Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, passed in Senate (Jun 2018)

Top 10 Things You Need to Know About Cannabis in Canada (Jun 2018)

Understanding the New Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations

Cannabis Laws and Regulations

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

History of Cannabis in Canada

1895 Report of the Indian Hemp Drugs Commission, 1894-1895 (National Library of Scotland)

1908 Report by W. L. Mackenzie King, C. M. G., Deputy Minister Of Labour, On The Need For The Suppression Of The Opium Traffic In Canada (University of British Columbia Library)

1911 British Pharmaceutical Codex monograph on Cannabis Indica aka Indian Hemp

1911 An act to prohibit the improper use of opium and other drugs Government of Canada

1922 The Black Candle by Emily F. Murphy ("Janey Canuck"). Early work on the illegal drug trade in Canada. Published in 1922 based on earlier articles in Maclean's Magazine.

1928 Abstract from Current Public Health Literature, Ottawa, Nov. 1928, as printed in the Canadian Medical Association Journal “The Proprietary And Patent Medicine Act And Improper Medicines” by L. P. TFFVs. 

1970 Le Dain report on drugs divides cabinet (CBC Archives. Broadcast date June 21, 1970)

1973 Final Report Of The Commission Of Inquiry Into The Non-Medical Use Of Drugs

1979 Margaret Trudeau Pot Hypocrisy (The Ottawa Journal Mar 16, 1979)

1998 Drugs and Drug Policy in Canada: A Brief Review & Commentary Diane Riley, PhD November, 1998

1999 Research Plan For Marijuana For Medicinal Purposes

2000 'Hop Heads' and 'Hypes': Drug Use, Regulation and Resistance in Canada, 1920-1961 (Catherine Carstairs  National Library of Canada)

2001 MMAR (Marihuana Medical Access Regulations) July 4, 2001

2002 Historical and Cultural Uses of cannabis and the Canadian "Marijuana Clash" by Leah Spicer, Law and Government Division, 12 April 2002, Library of Parliament

2016 The Final Report Of The Task Force On Cannabis Legalization And Regulation (Nov 2016)

2018 Summary of Comments Received During the Public Consultation (2018-03-19)

2018 News Release: Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, passed in Senate (Jun 2018)

2018 The Cannabis Act (2018-10-17)

Canadian Hemp Industry

Hemp and the hemp industry Frequently Asked Questions

Industrial Hemp Regulations