What are the regulations for store names and signage

The Alberta Gaming Liquor and Cannabis Commission has set parameters that oversee store naming along with signage requirements

Each retail cannabis store must have a distinct business name, approved by AGLC.  To learn more, please visit: https://aglc.ca/cannabis/cannabis-legislation-and-policies/cannabis-handbooks/retail-cannabis-store-handbook/rcsh-store-name-signs


Town of Drayton Valley Bylaw 2018-11-D Signage Amending (Cannabis) Bylaw includes provisions for the use of signage in the retail sale of cannabis and cannabis products within the Town.

15A. Signage for Cannabis Businesses

15A.1 Notwithstanding the foregoing, exterior, permanent and affixed signage, as well as sandwich board signs for cannabis retail stores, stores selling cannabis accessories, and a cannabis counselling business are restricted as follows:

15A.1.1 an advertising sign that is visible from the outside of the premises may contain only alpha-numeric characters and the business name; and

15A.2 Advertising and goods inside the premises shall not be visible from the outsite.

15A.3 Use of banner signs and inflatable signs or structures is prohibited.

To read the full Bylaw, follow the link: