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5.1 Purchases from AGLC

Retail Cannabis Store Handbook


  1. AGLC is the sole wholesaler of all recreational cannabis in Alberta. 
  2. All cannabis offered for sale in a cannabis retail store must be purchased by the licensee from AGLC  Commerce website: The only exception is product that has been approved by AGLC for purchase or transfer from another store (see Section 5.5). (Amended Mar 2020)
  3. AGLC eCommerce customer service will confirm pickup or delivery arrangements at the time of ordering.
  4. Licensees must keep a record of all cannabis purchases (i.e., invoices and receipts) to prove the source of all cannabis in the licensed premises for at least six (6) years.
  5. All cannabis products must meet the Government of Canada labelling standards. AGLC ensures federal labelling standards are met before releasing a product for retail sale. 
  6. Cannabis labels shall not be removed, altered or tampered with in any way. 


  1. Detailed information regarding the process of obtaining a retailer cannabis account and ordering wholesale product through AGLC can be found in the Cannabis Retailer Operational Manual.
  2. Product pricing information is available on the e-commerce business website:
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