The AGCO has added the following resources to its website:

Allocation Lottery Video series

These four videos outline the process for the second allocation of cannabis retail stores.  Topics include:

  • Lottery Overview
  • Pre-qualifications/Who Can Apply
  • Submitting an Expression of Interest Application
  • Checking Your Proposed Retail Space Location

Allocation Lottery Frequently Asked Questions

These FAQs will be updated regularly; please check back frequently to stay up-to-date

Cannabis Retail Regulation Guide Updates

This guide has been updated with information about the second allocation of cannabis retail stores, including information on the application process for operating a Cannabis Retail Store on a First Nations Reserve.

The Cannabis Retail Regulation Guide is a comprehensive guide to the laws, regulations, eligibility requirements and licensing and application process for recreational cannabis retail stores in Ontario. New information is added to this guide as it becomes available.

For more information visit