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Federal

Learn how to access or possess cannabis for your own medical purposes and register with Health Canada under the Cannabis Regulations.

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: May 19, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  registering to produce-cannabis, registering to possess-cannabis, cannabis for medical-purposes
Federal

If a person wants to use cannabis for medical purposes, the first step is to visit a health care practitioner. A health care practitioner will assess the person to determine if cannabis is an appropriate option for him/her. If the health care practitioner determines that cannabis is an appropriate option, the practitioner would give the person a medical document.

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 6, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  information for Municipalities, medical-use-of cannabis, cannabis for medical-purposes, health care practitioner
Federal

The Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) provide the legal means through which Canadians can obtain access to cannabis for medical purposes, except as noted below (see section regarding the injunction). Under section 15 of the ACMPR, any individual who possesses or produces fresh or dried marijuana, cannabis oil, marijuana plants or seeds (or a product derived from one of these substances) is required, at the request of a police officer, to demonstrate that they are authorized to do so.

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 30, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  information for law-enforcement, access-to-cannabis, medical purposes, medical-use of cannabis, access-to-cannabis for medical-purposes-regulations, ACMPR
Federal

Impairment can last for more than 24 hours after cannabis use, well after other effects may have faded.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, cannabis use, cannabis health effects and risks, cannabis impairment, safety risk
Federal

Get the current facts about using cannabis for non-medical purposes during pregnancy and the health effects it can cause a growing child.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, cannabis use, cannabis health effects and risks, using cannabis before or during pregnancy
Federal

Health Canada collects data on cannabis under the Cannabis Tracking System Ministerial Order. Data collected is for these types of cannabis in the legal industry: dried cannabis, edible cannabis, cannabis extracts, cannabis topicals, cannabis plants and cannabis seeds. Data categories includes: medical sales, non-medical sales, packaged inventory, unpackaged inventory and licensed area.

Last Updated: Nov. 4, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: CSV TXT
Keywords:  cannabis market data, cannabis data, cannabis sales, cannabis medical sales, cannabis non-medical sales, cannabis inventory, dried cannabis, edible cannabis, cannabis extracts
Federal

How to access cannabis for medical purposes.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 24, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, a licensed producer, medical purposes regulations, medical document
Federal

The Cannabis Act came into force on October 17, 2018. Since that date, new regulations have replaced the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR). Some changes have been made to improve patient access.

Last Updated: Mar. 23, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 9, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, licensed producer, medical purposes regulations, medical document
Federal

Health Canada collects and publishes data on cannabis used for medical purposes under the Cannabis Act, the Cannabis Regulations, and the Cannabis Tracking System Order. Additional data on cannabis is available on the cannabis research and data page. In particular, the amount of cannabis sold for medical purposes is published on a quarterly basis and is available on the cannabis market data page.

Last Updated: Jun. 28, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 1, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Data on cannabis, cannabis used for-medical-purposes, the Cannabis Act, the Cannabis Regulations, Cannabis Tracking-System Order, cannabis data page, cannabis sold-for medical-purposes, cannabis market data
Federal

Learn how to access cannabis for your medical purposes from licensed producers under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR).

Last Updated: Mar. 23, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 20, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, licensed producer, medical purposes regulations, medical document
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