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Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation

Ministry
Finance
URL
www.ocs.ca
Address
1 Yonge Street
Toronto
M5E1E5
Phone
416-214-7825
Fax
n/a
Background
Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation Act, 2017 (opens a new window)
Function

The OCRC, operating as the Ontario Cannabis Store, is the province’s exclusive online retailer of recreational cannabis and provides for socially responsible sales of cannabis and related products through its website. The OCRC will also be the exclusive wholesaler of recreational cannabis to the province's private retail stores.

Membership

The Lieutenant Governor in Council appoints at least three and not more than seven members and designates one member as chair and may designate one member as vice-chair.

Term

There is no limitation in legislation.

Meetings
The board meets twelve times per year with additional board and committee meetings as needed. Meetings are held at 1 Yonge Street in Toronto.
Remuneration

Appointees are remunerated according to Schedule A, Level 2 of the Agencies and Appointments Directive

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Chair (Part-Time)
2. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) CLARE COPELAND
12-Dec-2019 - 11-Dec-2022
toronto
3. Member (Part-Time) HANOZ KAPADIA
02-May-2019 - 01-May-2021
mississauga
4. Member (Part-Time) CONNIE DEJAK
26-Jul-2019 - 25-Jul-2021
toronto
5. Member (Part-Time) MICHAEL SMOSKOWITZ
21-Nov-2018 - 20-Nov-2021
richmond hill
6. Member (Part-Time) RAJESH UTTAMCHANDANI
18-Jun-2020 - 17-Jun-2022
toronto
7. Member (Part-Time) DONNA DUNCAN
13-Nov-2019 - 12-Nov-2022
toronto
8. Member (Part-Time) KAM VA PHILIP LEONG
27-Aug-2020 - 26-Aug-2023
oakville