Consultation on the Proposed Approach to the Regulation of Cannabis

By November 21, 2017November 26th, 2017Drug Policy, Government

November 21, 2017
Government of Canada Cannabis Regulation Questionaire open until January 20, 2018 here
or email

The Government of Canada has committed to legalizing, strictly regulating, and restricting access to cannabis.  In April 2017, the government introduced Bill C-45, the proposed Cannabis Act. Subject to the approval of Parliament, the Government of Canada intends to bring the proposed Cannabis Act into force no later than July 2018.

We are now seeking feedback on how to regulate cannabis.
How to participate

After reviewing the Consultation Paper you can provide your feedback in the following ways:
1.Complete the online questionnaire
2.Send a written submission by email to If you wish, you may attach an electronic file in one of the following formats:Microsoft Word
Adobe Acrobat

3.Send a written submission in hard-copy format by mail to:

Cannabis Legalization and Regulation Secretariat
Address locator 0602E
Health Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0K9