The Legislation and Carleton University
- You need to be 19 and older to buy, use, possess and grow recreational cannabis in Ontario;
- You are able to have a maximum of 30 grams (about one ounce) of dried cannabis in public at any time;
- You are not able to smoke or vape cannabis on campus;
- You are not able to consume cannabis in areas further prohibited by the Smoke-Free Ontario Act or any other applicable law;
- You are not able to grow cannabis on Carleton’s campus;
- Online delivery of cannabis is not permitted on campus, as is the case with alcohol; and
- Edibles are not available for sale and consumption is not permitted on campus.
Carleton is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for medical cannabis consumption on a case-by-case basis. Students should contact the Paul Menton Centre and employees should contact Human Resources for more information on the accommodation process.
- Student Rights and Responsibilities Policy
- Alcohol and Cannabis Use Policy
- Tobacco Smoking and Cannabis Consumption on Campus
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