On October 17, 2018, Canada became the first G20 country to legalize the recreational use of cannabis.
Going forward, NORML Canada is focusing its efforts on policy reform and public outreach. We envision a legal framework that works for consumers as well as non-consumers, while simultaneously prioritizing the needs of patients and people harmed by the war on drugs.
40+ years of cannabis advocacy.
NORML Canada is a non-profit, public interest, member operated and funded group, federally chartered since 1978.
Sensible law and policy reform.
NORML Canada is a proponent of safe, equitable, and affordable access to recreational and medical cannabis.
Trusted voice in the community.
NORML Canada provides non-partisan media commentary about issues affecting cannabis consumers, patients, and entrepreneurs.