Learn about the Cannabis Licensing Board

  • Meeting schedule
  • Board governance
  • Cannabis Licensing Board members

The Cannabis Licensing Board:

  • approves cannabis licences,
  • determines licensing conditions,
  • holds hearings related to a licence application; and
  • reviews decisions of the President to impose sanctions on licensees.

The board is arm's-length from the Government of Yukon and Yukon Liquor Corporation. Learn more about the board and how to apply to be a member


  1. Meeting schedule

    The board meets on the second Tuesday of each month and additional meetings can be scheduled as required.

    2023

    • January 10
    • February 14
    • March 14
    • April 11
    • May 9
    • June 13
    • July 11
    • August 8
    • September 12
    • October 10
    • November 14
    • December 12

     


  2. Board governance

    The Cannabis Licensing Board uses 4 policies, along with the Cannabis Control and Regulation Act, and regulations to ensure the fairness and consistency of its decisions.

    The 4 policies the board uses are the:

     


  3. Cannabis Licensing Board members

    Current board member are:

    • Clarence Timmons, member from January 17, 2022, to January 16, 2025
    • Cynthia James, member from January 17, 2022, chair from February 8, 2024 to January 16, 2025
    • David Sloan, chair and member from January 17, 2022 to January 16, 2025
    • Eva Bidrman, member from February 8, 2024, to Febuary 7, 2027
    • Gary Adams, member from June 27, 2024 to June 26, 2027
    • John Farynowski, member from January 17, 2022 to January 16, 2025

    Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on the Cannabis Licensing Board.


Contact 

To contact the Cannabis Licensing Board email the board secretary [email protected] or phone 867-667-5265 or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5265.