Learn more about marijuana in Northwest Territories.
Who Can Purchase Medical Marijuana? Who Can Purchase Recreationally?▼▲
The minimum age for the use of cannabis will be 19. Laws for medical cannabis will remain the same. If a medical cardholder has a certain medical condition that can be helped with cannabis they will need a prescription from a doctor.
Where Can Cannabis Be Consumed in the Northwest Territories?▼▲
Smoking cannabis will only be allowed in private residences. Public smoking will be prohibited to prevent secondhand smoke.
Marijuana is Legal▼▲
Communities will be able to prohibit the use of cannabis, like alcohol.
Marijuana and Driving▼▲
Driving impaired by cannabis is illegal. The Government of Northwest Territories believes that mixing cannabis with driving proposes serious threats and risks to the safety of others.
Growing Marijuana at Home▼▲
Consumers will be allowed to grow four plants per household.
Penalties and Fines▼▲
There will be fines and penalties for driving impaired by cannabis, smoking in public places, and giving cannabis to minors. These fines and penalties will be enforced by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
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