HEALTH INFO

Cannabis can be used for medical or non-medical purposes. People may choose to use cannabis for its therapeutic effects.

GROWING AT HOME

Growing cannabis plants at home is legal. Adults 19+ can grow up to four non-medical cannabis plants per household

TRAVEL

There are strict rules and regulations around travelling with cannabis. Before you travel with cannabis, get informed

LEGISLATION

With public health and safety top of mind, the Province has passed legislation to provide legal, controlled access

WHAT IS CANNABIS?

Cannabis is also known as marijuana, pot, or weed. There are two main types of cannabis plant: sativa and indica.

INDUSTRY

The Province recognizes that the cannabis sector can be a driver of economic growth and employment in B.C., as it has been in other jurisdictions. One of the Province’s goals from the outset has been to develop a sustainable cannabis industry that generates jobs and economic growth throughout B.C.

ENFORCEMENT

Keeping the criminal element out of the legal cannabis regime and ensuring legal operators comply with regulations are shared provincial and federal priorities.