Is this really legal?

Yes, the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) was created by Health Canada allowing patients to legally access safe, reliable and clean medicine from Licensed Producers.

What is a Licensed Producer?

A Licensed Producer, or “LP” is a Health Canada regulated company that can legally grow and sell medical cannabis to patients in Canada.

How do I choose a Licensed Producer?

On the registration form we send you to complete, there will be a list of licensed producers we work with for you to choose from.

Can I get a copy of my prescription?

We do not offer patients a copy of medical documents. If your employer or insurance require proof, we will send a copy directly to them.If you are applying to Health Canada to grow at home under the ACMPR, we will mail the required documents directly to Health Canada with your application. There will be a fee associated with this.

Can I travel with my medicine?

Yes, as long as you travel within Canada. You have to keep your medicine in the container it came in from the Licensed Producer along with any documentation they send you. If you are traveling by plane, be sure to keep your cannabis in your carry-on luggage.

How long do I have to wait before I can order?

Depending on the Licensed Producer you choose, the verification process can take up to 7 business days.

Is there a charge to see the doctor?

No, we believe all patients deserve access to our services. You will not be charged for any appointments with us.

Do the Licensed Producers have compassionate pricing?

Yes, most Licensed Producers offer compassionate pricing. They will just require your latest notice of assessment to show proof of earnings.

Can I legally grow my own cannabis?

Health Canada released regulations governing Canada’s medical cannabis program on August 24, 2016. The Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) permits patients, or their designated caregiver, to grow at home.

Will I get a card?

Many Licensed Producers offer patients a patient ID card. However, it is not required. Your prescription is printed on the product’s container.

Do the Licensed Producers sell edibles?

No, currently Licensed Producers only have Health Canada approval to sell Dried Cannabis and Edible Oil Extract products. You can, however, legally make your own.

Do the Licensed Producers sell shatter/budder/rosin?

No, currently Licensed Producers only have Health Canada approval to sell Dried Cannabis and Edible Oil Extract products.

Can I legally purchase medical cannabis at a dispensary?

Unfortunately, no. Health Canada stipulates that Medical Cannabis be sold to patients by a Registered Licensed Producer only.

What’s the recommended way to use cannabis?

Medical cannabis can be taken by vaping, ingestion or smoking.

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