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COVID-19 information for Albertans

Please visit for the latest updates – including information on in-person access to AGLC services.

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Voluntary cannabis product recalls

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COVID-19 Cannabis Q & A

While not exhaustive, AGLC has prepared Questions & Answers below to answer many of the questions that you or your organization may have related to COVID-19.

If you are a cannabis retailer and have any additional questions, please contact the Alberta Cannabis Call Centre at 1-855-436-5677 or contact your AGLC Inspector.

Please refer to Alberta Health guidance found at

Questions and answers

How are retail cannabis operations impacted in Stage 3?
Starting July 1, 2021, Alberta will enter Stage 3 in Alberta’s Open for Summer Plan:

  • All restrictions lifted*, including ban on indoor social gatherings.
  • Isolation requirements for confirmed cases of COVID-19 and some protective measures in continuing care settings remain.
  • The general indoor provincial mask mandate will be lifted, but masking may still be

*Please follow restrictions that your municipality may have in place.

Each individual store (or store chains) may lift restrictions on masking, capacity and distancing at their discretion.

More information on sector guidelines can be found at

Are customers required to remove their masks for identification verification purposes?
Retail cannabis store employees may ask patrons who wear masks  to remove their mask to determine age and verify identification.

Where can cannabis licensees find more information on specific health and safety guidelines related to COVID-19?
The Alberta government has an online resource to provide business owners with information on health and safety guidelines for workplaces, as well as operational guidelines.