According to the federal Cannabis Act adults 19 and older can now legally purchase and possess a limited amount of cannabis for recreational use. Make sure to follow all of the rules outlined in the Cannabis Act.

Where you can smoke cannabis

In Milton, the Smoke Free Ontario Act is enforced by Halton Public Health. The Act states you can’t smoke tobacco or cannabis:

  • At your workplace
  • In a covered public space

Purchasing cannabis in Ontario

View the Provincial cannabis laws to learn the rules and regulations for smoking and purchasing cannabis in Ontario. You can only legally purchase cannabis from licensed retailers in the province.

Cannabis retail licences

You can apply for a private cannabis retail licence from the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (ACGO). Find out where retail cannabis stores are permitted in Ontario.