About the Cannabis Canada Association
Cannabis Canada Association, collectively, represents the majority of Licensed Producers of cannabis for medical purposes as licensed and regulated by the Office of Medical Cannabis and the Controlled Substance and Tobacco Branch, under the Health Canada’s Marijuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR), in force as of April 1, 2014, recently modified on August 24, 2016 and renamed Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR).
Our members have been working in the area of medical cannabis for many years. During this time, significant knowledge and expertise in the field of medical cannabis has been developed within the Association. First and foremost our commitment is to our patients. We are able to serve the needs of our patients, work with key stakeholders, and grow the industry to meet the demand for safe product across the country.
What They Do
Cannabis Canada Association’s mission is to act as the national voice for their members in their promotion of industry standards, and support the development, growth and integrity of the regulated cannabis industry. The Association serves as a trusted resource on issues related to the safe and responsible use of cannabis for medical and non-medical purposes. The Association shares a philosophy of both patient-centric care and improved public health, and is committed to product safety and quality, secure and reliable access and the promotion of the safe and effective use of cannabis.
Their Commitment to Members
Cannabis Canada Association provides advice on key areas and issues that will impact all Licensed Producers
- access, production, delivery and use models
- regulations for medical use
- regulations for consumer use
Cannabis Canada builds the organization to better serve our members. Cannabis Canada is a trusted resource for:
- patients, consumers, public health and public safety
- our allies and partners
- educational initiatives for stakeholders and the general public
Their Commitment to Patients
Their members have significant knowledge and expertise in the therapeutic use of medical cannabis. They share a philosophy of patient-centred care and improved public health, and are committed to product safety and quality, secure and reliable access for qualified patients, and promotion of the safe and effective use of medical cannabis.
Their Commitment to the Community
They are committed to working collaboratively with our patients, government, educational institutions, health care providers and law enforcement agencies on issues related to the access and regulation of cannabis.