NUNAVUT cannabis laws

How much cannabis can I carry? 
Where can I smoke cannabis? Can I grow?

Find out the answer!

How old do I have to be to purchase cannabis?

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You must be at least 19+ to purchase and consume cannabis.

How much cannabis can I have on me at once?

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You are allowed to carry up to 30 grams of cannabis at a time.

Can I grow my own cannabis in Nunavut?

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Personal cultivation is prohibited in Nunavut.

Where can I buy cannabis in Nunavut?

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Cannabis will be available both online and through a mix of public and private retail stores.

Where can I use cannabis?

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There are specific public consumption areas. Cannabis consumption is not permitted in workplace or public place where tobacco is prohibited or in areas including sports fields, community recreation centres, or places in which goods and services are sold.

Is there anywhere im not allowed to consume cannabis?

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Cannabis use is strictly prohibited from the following areas: on or within prescribed distances from hospitals or healthcare facilities, schools or day care facilities.

Am I allowed to bring my children into the store with me?

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Minors are not permitted in cannabis retail stores.

Can I use cannabis in a vehicle?

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No use of cannabis in vehicles is permitted by a driver or any occupants.

How do I transport my cannabis?

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Your cannabis must be contained in closed package out of reach of driver and occupants.

What happens if i’m caught driving under the influence of cannabis?

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Driving under the influence of cannabis can lead to 24-hour suspension or 30-day suspension for minors, novice drivers, commercial vehicles and those with previous suspensions or prohibitions, or 90-day suspension with previous suspensions and “higher prescribed amount” in system.

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