If you choose to use, be informed first. Know the laws . Understand the risks. Use cannabis responsibly.
Legal age, where you can buy and consume, how much you can possess and grow, Nova Scotia’s cannabis laws and penalties.
Product explanations and availability, delayed effects and duration, responsible use and safe storage.
Short-term and long-term effects of cannabis including mental health concerns, risks for pregnancy and breastfeeding, children and pets, accidental ingestion.
Effects on youth and the teen brain, how to talk to your kids about cannabis, tips for parents.
How cannabis impairs driving ability, dangers of driving high, penalties for impaired driving in Nova Scotia.
Lower-risk cannabis use, cannabis safety, impairment in the workplace, travel.