Cannabis regulations for licensed producers

Import and export, production and safety, medical documents, ethical conduct and advertising rules.

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Licensing Process Update

Information about improvements related to licensing producers of cannabis for medical purposes.

Warnings and precautions for cannabis use

Consumer information, including serious warnings and precautions.

Good production practices and safety requirements

Product quality, sanitation program, standard operating procedures and creating a recall system.

Medical document requirement and submission

Electronic submission, transfer, registration refusal, return of medical documents, record keeping and compliance.

Ethical conduct

Information on the expectation of ethical conduct for licensed producers.

Inspections - What to Expect

Information package to help licensed producers prepare for an inspection by Health Canada.

Advertising rules

Restrictions on advertising.

Import and export of marijuana by licensed producers

Import and export provisions based on Canada's international drug treaty obligations.

Pest control products and cannabis for medical purposes

Requirements for licensed producers of cannabis for medical purposes, including recalls and best practices.

Compliance and enforcement

Overview of the compliance and enforcement activities related to Licensed Producers of cannabis for medical purposes.

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Electronic transmission of information

Directive on the Electronic Transmission of Information Under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, May 2015.

Reporting requirements

What licensed producers must provide to Health Canada for reporting.


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