The Cannabis Council of Canada (‘C3’), is the national organization of License Holders (LHs) of cannabis cultivation and processing, on record with Health Canada.

Participation in the association is offered in two distinct streams. Members must hold a license for cultivation or processing from Health Canada issued under the Cannabis Act.

Other Health Canada licensees, ancillary businesses and supporting organizations may become Affiliate Members of the Association.

Membership for License Holders (LHs)

License Holders (LHs) are the heart and soul of our association, going back to our roots in medicinal cannabis.

We invite all LHs of Cultivation or Processing to join the Cannabis Council of Canada (C3) in order to strengthen our voice on the national stage and grow our industry.

We strive to ensure a level playing field for all LHs, regardless of operational size or region.

Affiliate Membership

Affiliate Members are partners who strengthen the association and sector through the provision of a wide range of goods, services and supports such as, but are not limited to:

  • Accounting
  • Communications
  • Environmental Advocates
  • Community Advocates
  • Educational Institutions
  • Insurance and Compliance Services
  • Scientific Labs
  • Retailers
  • Patient Advocates
  • Agricultural Services
  • Law
  • Supply Chain/Manufacturing
  • Consultants
  • Medicinal Groups
  • Other HC Licensees (Processing etc.)


We welcome all organizations and individuals who are involved or interested in the legal cannabis sector to join our ranks.