Municipal Cannabis Transition Program

What's New

  • Alberta's Municipal Cannabis Transition Program was announced on October 15, 2018.
  • Program materials, including guidelines, application and reporting forms are now available.

Program Description

The Municipal Cannabis Transition Program (MCTP), announced on October 15, 2018, will provide $11.15 million over two years to the 52 Alberta municipalities that pay for their own policing. The primary objective of the two year MCTP is to support municipalities in addressing enforcement and administrative costs related to the legalization of cannabis in Alberta.

Key Dates

  • Deadline to submit applications: February 1, 2019
  • Deadline to submit Statement of Funding and Expenditures (SFEs): May 1 of each year

Program Resources

Useful Links

Contact Us

  • For further information regarding the Municipal Cannabis Transition Program, please contact a Grant Advisor by calling 780-422-7125 (toll free 310-0000) or email at
  • Date modified: 2018-12-17