PEI Cannabis News Updates

PEILCC announces two cannabis retail outlet locations

FEBRUARY 28, 2018

The Prince Edward Island Liquor Control Commission has announced new details regarding the province’s model for cannabis sales.

The province will have four dedicated, government-owned retail locations in 2018, as well as an e-commerce platform with direct-to-home delivery. Retail sites will be located in Charlottetown, Summerside, Montague and West Prince….Read More

Province sets next policy directions for cannabis legalization

JANUARY 16, 2018

As Prince Edward Island works to meet the federal government’s timeline for cannabis legalization this summer, the province continues to set policy direction to meet the needs and expectations of Islanders.

The province today (January 16) announced next steps in the areas of possession, drug-impaired driving, transporting, harm reduction and education, and details on our retail model and suppliers. Government continues to consult with partners including municipalities, law enforcement, the medical community, education, justice system, and the agricultural community…Read More

First directions set on cannabis regulation

DECEMBER 7, 2017

The provincial government today outlined three significant directions related to implementing the federal government’s objective of legalizing cannabis.

As Prince Edward Island prepares in the months ahead for legislation and enforcement of federal cannabis legalization, the provincial government is focused on: ensuring Islanders can make an informed choice; and reducing the illegal market for cannabis…Read More