Therefore, the next step will be to apply for an amendment of the licence to get the conditions removed so that your processing business will be authorized to sell cannabis products (such as dried cannabis and/or fresh cannabis, cannabis topicals, cannabis extracts or cannabis edibles) to provincially and territorially authorized retailers and/or holders of a licence for sale for medical purposes. An inspection by Health Canada may also be required before you receive your amended processing licence with said conditions removed.
Notice of New Cannabis Product (NNCP)
This is ultimately how your recreational cannabis products will end up on retail store shelves.
Recreational cannabis retail regulations vary across the country, with each province and territory implementing their own rules and regulations. Generally, a Cannabis Retail Licence will be required to distribute non-medical cannabis products to adults who are of legal age. Visit our Sale & Retail Recreational License page for information about local laws.