Non-Medical Cannabis Retail Licence

The Government of Canada has announced that non-medical cannabis will become legal on October 17th, 2018.

In early summer 2018, the Liquor Control and Licensing Branch will launch an online application portal for individuals and businesses interested in applying for a non-medical cannabis retail licence. The application portal will reside on this web page. Additional information on applicant registration will be posted here as it becomes available.

In the meantime, if you would like to learn about the requirements of becoming a non-medical cannabis retailer in B.C., detailed information can be found within the B.C. Cannabis Private Retail Licensing Guide.

For further detailed information about cannabis regulation in B.C. including wholesale distribution, personal public possession limits, places of use, personal cultivation, drug-impaired driving and more, follow this link to the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General’s cannabis regulation in B.C. web page.