Frequently Asked Questions

The Canadian Cannabis Awards (CCAs) are an annual celebration recognizing excellence and innovation in Canada’s cannabis industry. The CCAs highlight the best people, products and companies in Canadian cannabis.

The CCAs started in 2014.


Nominations open August 13, 2018 and close September 7, 2018. Licensed producers and cannabis professionals may self-nominate for any of the open categories. Learn more about the awards process here. 

The CCA finalists will be announced on our website on September 28th, 2018. Public voting will begin on that day and end on October 26, 2018.

Not all categories will be open to the public to vote. Learn more about our voting & judging process here.

Only licensed producers and cannabis can self-nominate their flowers and strains. To learn more about our categories and nomination process, click here.

Winners will be announced on November 29 at the Canadian Cannabis Awards Gala. We’ll also provide a list of winners online at by November 30, 2018.

For the second year in a row, the CCAs will feature an awards gala dinner and ceremony where industry leaders will come together to eat, drink, and celebrate excellence in Canadian cannabis. The Gala takes place November 29 in Toronto. Learn more about the gala here.

Tickets to the Gala are limited to partners and industry professionals. To inquire about purchasing a ticket, please contact

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