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New Brunswick

New Brunswick

The New Brunswick government allows adults to consume cannabis in the comfort of a private residence, but such activities are banned from public spaces. Adults must store cannabis in a locked container or room in their home to prevent children from accessing it.

Age to buy


Must be 19 years old to purchase or possess cannabis

How many plants per household?


Maximum of four cannabis plants per household

How to access

The province’s liquor corporation operates cannabis retail operations through a subsidiary online and through retail stores. Cannabis NB is the only legal retailer in the province, and you can find Tweed on the Cannabis NB website. 

This information was obtained from various government frameworks on the legalization of cannabis for recreational use. For further information on this topic, you should consult the relevant government websites. This section is not intended to provide legal advice and must not be relied upon as such. While we will try to keep the information in this section up to date, we cannot guarantee that the information will be current at all times. For all legal inquiries please make sure to consult a lawyer.