Ontario Cannabis Retail License: Regulations and Considerations


On November 14, the Ontario government passed the regulations of the Cannabis License Act, 2018.  Ontario cannabis retail stores selling for recreational purposes will be under the jurisdiction of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO).  Here’s a summary of the key points from the regulations: Licensed producers are limited to one (1) retail

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Health Canada Cannabis License Fees and Cost Recovery Program Announced

On October 5, Health Canada formally announced the cost recovery for cannabis licenses. A 30-day public consultation  in late summer on cost recovery received a total of 881 online, written and form letters on feedback of the proposal.   The fees collected will be used for resources to regulate cannabis license activities including licensing and compliance,

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