Nova Scotia will allow adults to consume cannabis in the comfort of a private residence, but will restrict in any indoor public place, workplace, and in many outdoor spaces, such as school yards, daycare grounds, and bar and restaurant patios.
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 Order
Distribution and sales are managed by the province through its liquor corporation. Cannabis is sold in existing NSLC liquor stores — although cannabis and alcohol are sold in separate areas; also, the NSLC manages online cannabis sales.
This information was obtained from the 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 up to date at all times. For all legal inquiries please make sure to consult a lawyer.