|Home||Living in Olds||Visiting Olds||News||Business||Council||Online|
> Business Directory
> Events Calendar
> Garbage & Compost
> Maps & Facts
> Sign Up for E-News
> Town Hall News
> Website Links
Cannabis in Olds
Contact - Planning
Cannabis will be legal across Canada on October 17, 2018. There will be new federal, provincial and municipal processes for cannabis production, sale and consumption. The legalization of cannabis will have many impacts. The Town of Olds is reviewing federal and provincial direction and legislation, to help manage the legalization of cannabis in the best interest of our community.
What is cannabis? Cannabis refers to products made from the leaves, flowers and resins of the cannabis plant. Other names for cannabis include marijuana or pot. Cannabis users smoke, vaporize, or add cannabis to food or drinks.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will Olds cap the number of cannabis stores?
Is there a setback requirement between cannabis stores?
Are there setback requirements from school sites or hospitals?
Are there setback requirements from parks, playgrounds and outdoor recreational facilities?
Are there setback requirements from libraries and indoor community recreational facilities?
Do I need approval from the Town of Olds to set up a cannabis retail store?
When can I apply to the Town of Olds?
How long will it take to obtain my approvals from the Town of Olds?
When can I start construction?
What is the provincial licensing process?
While the legalization of cannabis is a federal decision, provinces and municipalities each have areas of responsibility.
** provinces will have the ability to strengthen legislation for these areas under federal jurisdiction
Visit the Government of Canada website for more information on the federal legalization and regulation of cannabis.
Purchasing cannabis and cannabis retail locations
|© TOWN OF OLDS
4512 - 46 Street, Olds, Alberta, Canada, T4H 1R5 ... Phone: 403-556-6981 ... Fax: 403-556-6537 ... E-Mail: email@example.com