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COVID-19 (coronavirus) Important information for Albertans

AGLC is taking the COVID-19 coronavirus matter seriously. Please visit AGLC.ca/COVID19 for the latest updates.

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Liquor and Cannabis Retail Stores Continue to Operate

AGLC supports cannabis and liquor licensees and their employees as they continue their business operations. Learn more

Working in the cannabis industry

Alberta's cannabis industry has many requirements for people looking to gain employment.

AGLC regulates the following types of cannabis workers in Alberta:

  • Retail staff: Owners, managers, supervisors, cashiers and security staff employees in retail cannabis stores
  • Individuals who market cannabis in Alberta

Information on how to meet AGLC requirements for each of these employment types can be found in this section.

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Requirements for retail staff

Certain requirements are needed for staff to work in the retail cannabis industry.