Learn more about marijuana in Manitoba
Where Are Dispensaries Located in Manitoba?▼
Where Can I Consume Cannabis in Manitoba?▼
Cannabis consumption will be banned in most places beyond private homes, including campsites and parks. Hotels will have the option to allow cannabis consumption in their hotel rooms.
Smoking or vaping cannabis will not be allowed on public streets, school grounds, parks, beaches, or restaurant patios. It is also banned in indoor public areas.
How Do I Find a Job in the Manitoba Marijuana Industry?▼
Since Canada recently legalized the use of recreational marijuana, there will be many opportunities to get into the marijuana industry.
A single medical marijuana business in Winnipeg says they plan on creating 105 full time jobs in 2018 - and that’s only one company! The number of opportunities for the cannabis industry are expected to double by 2019. Check out the Cannabis Jobs Network for open positions near you.
Is Drug Testing for Marijuana Legal in Manitoba?▼
The province of Manitoba believes that drug and alcohol testing, including marijuana, has the potential for positive and negative effects. Manitoba's Human Rights Code prohibits the unreasonable testing or automatic or severe discipline or other job related consequences for positive test results.
Manitoba believes that doing so discriminates against employees in a manner prohibited by The Code. Therefore, drug testing is only legal if employers has a reasonable cause for workplace safety issues or performance concerns.
Is Cannabis Delivery Legal in Manitoba?▼
Yes, medical marijuana delivery is legal in Manitoba. Regulations, however, remain unclear for recreational companies.
How Can I Pay for Marijuana at a Dispensary?▼
Initially, customers and cardholders paid out of pocket with cash. Since Manitoba is now just getting started in the recreational marijuana industry there is little information on how each dispensary is going to handle their payment methods. Given many medical dispensaries offer delivery, it is easy can pay for it online or pay with cash when the product is delivered.