Edibles FAQ

Can you legally buy edibles in Canada?

cannabis gummies with leaf of marijuana

Yes, you can legally buy edibles in Canada. Edibles are legal since October 17, 2019. You must be in legal age to purchase them. Some provinces and territories have different age limits.

You can buy edibles in a store or online. The Cannabis Act sets out rules for selling cannabis products, including edibles. For example, stores must keep cannabis products out of reach of children and youth, and packaging must not be appealing to them.

Health Canada regulates the sale of cannabis edibles and requires that all products meet certain safety and quality standards. Be sure to check the labels on any edibles you purchase to make sure they are within the legal limit for THC content. Edibles are a great way to enjoy the benefits of cannabis without smoking it.