Canada cannabis licensing inspections delayed due to COVID-19, CannTrust says

  • Canada cannabis licensing inspections delayed due to COVID-19, CannTrust says
  • Health Canada is slowing down on-site field inspections of cannabis facilities until the end of the month amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a disclosure from beleaguered cannabis producer CannTrust.
  • As a precautionary measure for the health and safety of its employees and the community, Health Canada’s Cannabis Directorate is reducing on-site field inspection activities until at least March 31, 2020, according to the release.
  • McCann said CannDelta, which represents applicants for federal permits, has found that applications are still moving forward during the ongoing COVID-19 upheaval, albeit at a slower pace.

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