At Memorial, all cannabis-related research and teaching must receive pre-approval by way of a Cannabis Research Safety Permit prior to the release of associated funding. The application form and associated materials can be found below. For assistance, please contact Memorial's Cannabis Safety Responsible Person, Dr. Rod Hobbs.

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Only the current version of forms will be accepted. Outdated forms will be returned to the applicant.

Cannabis Research Permit Application (Fillable PDF - Version 1.2)

Cannabis Research Security Assessment - Level 1 (Fillable PDF - Version 1.1)

Cannabis Research Security Assessment - Level 2 (Fillable PDF - Version 1.0)

Cannabis Research Security Assessment - Level 3 (contact Memorial's Cannabis Safety Responsible Person)

Cannabis Research Security Matrix


Environmental Health & Safety

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000