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Non-medical cannabis is now legal in Canada. Here, you’ll find information on the laws and regulations that will help keep the people and communities of British Columbia safe.
There are laws and regulations to keep your community safe. With public health and safety top of mind, the Province has passed legislation to provide legal, controlled access to non-medical cannabis in British Columbia.
There are strict laws in place to protect children. You must be 19 years or older to buy, consume (through smoking, vaping and all other forms of consumption), possess or grow non-medical cannabis. Early and regular cannabis use is associated with higher risks of dependency and health problems.
Road safety is a priority for everyone. There are strict laws and regulations to keep our roads safe.
BC Cannabis Legalization and Regulation Secretariat: firstname.lastname@example.org
Liquor Distribution Branch: email@example.com
Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch: firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Safety Unit: email@example.com
Federal Cannabis Legalization and Regulation Branch: firstname.lastname@example.org
This website contains general information about cannabis and is not a replacement for the legislation. It does not contain or constitute legal advice.