C3 is the national voice of the Canadian cannabis industry, focused on commercial pinch points and barriers to success. Our mission is to promote industry standards, support the development, growth, and integrity of the regulated cannabis industry, and serve as an important resource on issues related to responsible use of cannabis for medical and non-medical purposes.
Membership in the association is offered in two distinct streams:
Hold a licence for cultivation or processing from Health Canada issued under the Cannabis Act.
Include ancillary businesses and supporting organizations like cannabis industry suppliers, professional service firms, advocacy groups, research institutions and more.
We strive to make membership accessible regardless of the size of your organization. Get in touch to learn more about the best fit for you. Not ready to pursue membership? Sign up as a Community Supporter to learn about other ways to get involved in C3 programming.
Input. Access. Intelligence. Action.
C3 is the voice of Canada’s cannabis sector. As a Member you will shape advocacy efforts that direct the future of our industry. Our team of policy experts offers the resources, expertise, and connections you need to make sure your priorities are front and centre.
Connect with other industry leaders
Support cannabis sector research and innovation
Get exclusive access to industry insights/data
Discounted entry to C3 events
Speaking / thought leadership opportunities
Foundation Members: appoint a new board member
Leader Affiliates: Co-chair of C3 Caucus or Task Force with naming rights, strategic counsel from C3 leadership
Caucuses and Task Forces
Join other leaders to focus on a particular industry issue. Is your issue missing? Ask us about opportunities to co-chair your own group within C3.
Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Committee
Excise Tax Task Force
Distributor Task Force
Sustainability Task Force
Medical Cannabis & Research Caucus
Beverages & Edibles Caucus