Cannabis Licensing Compliance Consulting in the United States
California Cannabis Compliance

Verification of Cannabis License Search


Since 2011*

Home | About | News | Cannabis Business License Compliance | Resources | Contact

Cannabis Business License Compliance in California



recent california business licensing news and updates California Commercial Cannabis Licenses (Medicinal and Adult-use Recreational) include:

California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding no infusion of alcohol Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit 2019 recent news ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Carbon Dioxide (CO2) health impacts of cannabis public Licensee Lookup Tool annual license application 2019 updates Cultivation less than 10,000 Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) loan provided to a commercial cannabis business Local Authorization infusion licensed cannabis manufacturers transportation of cannabis goods Form # CDPH-9041 Vehicle Requirements ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation 100 mg of THC per package meat and seafood, and other products manufacturer's name Owner Terpenoids Testing Licensee Information surety bond BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL shipping manifest vape cartridges Water/Food-grade Dry Ice CDPH-issued universal symbol 2019 resolutions commercial cannabis activity local jurisdiction authorization amount of THC content California Department of Public Health (CDPH) manufacturing medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Personnel Requirements shared-use manufacturing facilities license review process Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) Transport vehicles alarm system period of 120 days structure and formation documents property for the commercial cannabis activity highly-concentrated oils or waxes California Public Records Act licensing cannabis microbusinesses cannabis cultivation licensing licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing cannabis plants the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) opaque exit package Premises Diagram chain of custody access to the area(s) track and trace system Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch no infusion of nicotine Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 contaminants supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products no added caffeine A-license and an M-license 2019 issues Manufacturing (non-volatile) product formulation licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories transport cannabis goods to retailer must enter certain events The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Labor peace agreement motor carrier permit inventory alcoholic beverages destruction of cannabis goods Fingerprints Retailer (nonstorefront) disposal and destruction methods commercial kitchens Seller’s permit number onsite consumption of cannabis goods Live Scans for each owner 120 days financial interest holder Percentage of ownership procedures for inventory control pre-made or purchased storage of cannabis goods Proposed Section 40133 final form at least 20% ownership interest sales of cannabis goods protocol licensing scheme Premises diagram packaging manufacturing cannabis products stickers Bond in the amount of $5,000 comply with all packaging and labeling requirements written procedures for inventory control Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates managing member Financial Interest A-licensees Foreign Material Testing CDPH-9041 edibles packaging opaque 2019 regulations commercial cannabis manufacturing in California conducting quality assurance review commercial cannabis manufacturing activity edible products Transition Period Distributor transport 2019 revisions cannabis training some nutritional facts three cannabis licensing authorities onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods commercial cannabis manufacturing workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control disposal operating procedures Track and Trace Industrial Hemp Advisory Board three state cannabis-licensing authorities Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) 2019 compliance remove THC/CBD 2019 problems temporary license Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods evidence of rehabilitation health claims local jurisdiction’s requirements cannabis industries extraction minimum standards for extraction processes Licensees Heavy Metals Testing labeling waste management laws supply chain THC levels Business Organizational allergen information Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) cannabis waste small product packaging licensed physical location (premises) cultivation medicinal commercial cannabis activity persons 21 years of age or older limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package manufacturing practices secondary packaging MCSB’s temporary license application good manufacturing practices distributors Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division testing lab Temporary License Application manufacturing activities licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises government warning statement label hang tag or a peel-back label activity for a period of 120 days Ethanol LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Temporary License Application Information packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls Individual Owner mandated warning statements entry into the legal, regulated market licensed cannabis cultivators consumption of alcohol or tobacco microbusinesses regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California Completed Temporary License Application Form medicinal and adult-use markets Edibles– Products Criminal History Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 compliance with regulations The California Department of Public Health's amount of sodium Temporary event up to 4 days cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) manned motor vehicle hydrocarbon-based solvents CDTFA seller’s permit child-resistant packaging A-license public health and safety transportation adult-use commercial cannabis activity convicted of a substantially related crime Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch extracts conditional license cannabis market CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands commercial cannabis products sugar waste disposal exit packaging licensing cannabis retailers emergency regulations packaging and labeling Local Authorization Attachment Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) local jurisdiction investment into a commercial cannabis business secured area state cannabis licensing 2019 laws inventory and quality control tamper-evident 2019 fines 2019 new laws Licensee Lookup Tool list of artificial food colorings cannabis event organizer license Physical address sanitary and hazard-free environment unique ID/batch number licensing cannabis distributors re-sealable volatile solvent contaminant free identity of the product A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis M-licensees sanitary workplaces Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) at least 99% purity manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale sampling standards amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package commercial cannabis manufacturers labels not be attractive Microbusiness The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) periods of 90 days extensions Local Jurisdictions cannabis cartoons supplemental label child-resistant outer package potentially-hazardous foods basic nutritional information capsules local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations requiring refrigeration MCSB manufacture cannabis products Mycotoxins Testing loop system member manager cannabis sales and/or consumption diagram of the business’s layout 600-foot radius of a school Premises Information payable to the state of California Category I Residual Pesticides Testing security definition of owner testing methods designated structure online licensing system delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods manufacturers who package for other producers Moisture Content Testing required limits compliance with local jurisdiction Category II Residual Pesticides Testing Identifying information Arranging for laboratory testing 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market CO2 and ethanol extractions Cannabis Manufacturing transportation and security paper inserted into the packaging medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing security and cannabis waste disposal Proposition 65 medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH exception for testing laboratories immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery cannabis adult-use products 2019 proposed changes Cannabinoids Testing Type S share facility space Application Checklist Bond and Insurance Information Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 Retailer (Type 10) testing laboratories retailers product as a candy prohibited tobacco products secondary package Butane/Hexane/Propane nonlaboratory quality control concentrate quality control scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises transporting cannabis goods topicals Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act primary panel requirements persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing California Department of Public Health aggregate interest of 20% or more product guidelines Distributor Transport Only tinctures highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin testing of cannabis goods inhalable cannabis premises diagram valid waiver disclosure of all criminal convictions licensed cannabis distributors 600 foot radius of a school 2019 important information separate applications Extractions using CO2 Operating Procedures finished product medicinal and adult-use or both markets Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) dried flower evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises certified by a California-licensed engineer licensed premises Local Issuing Authority packaging and labeling requirements laboratory quality assurance Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Mechanical Business Information informational panel carbohydrates and fat per serving M-license regulatory framework Temporary Cannabis Event limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving ownership premises is not within a Government Food-grade Butter/Oil Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles ingredient list an officer or director of a cannabis business Financial information shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company operating premises equity interest in a commercial cannabis business recordkeeping and more.

In addition, Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Pest Mixed-light Tier 1 Premises Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Type P – for packaging and labeling only M-license Primary panel Process Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 Cannabis product Distribution Microorganisms Nonvolatile solvent Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) infused butters and oils as concentrates Finished product Specialty Cottage Indoor Specialty Outdoor Sanitize Processor alternate use of a manufacturing premises Kief Bureau Net weight Monitor UID Nursery Package Extraction CBD from industrial hemp Harvest Batch Quality control personnel Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) list of cannabis manufacturers Preventive controls CBD Qualified individual Infusion Raw material Verification THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package Proposition 65 warning statement Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Informational panel Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA Labeling Processing aid Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) package flower or pre-rolls Allergen Small Indoor infused pre-rolls Dried flower Immature plant cannabis concentrates Type 11 (Distributor) Type P Packaging & Labeling Only Adult-use Market adulteration Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) Type 6 – for extraction using a mechanical method or non-volatile solvent (ex: CO2, ethanol, water, or food-grade dry ice, cooking oils or butter) Actual yield Cultivation site Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 Quality In-process material Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Pathogen Manufacturer licensee Mature plant Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods Cultivation Quarantine Mixed-light cultivation Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 Specialty Indoor Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) Type N – for infusions Processing Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents Specialty Cottage Outdoor Limited-access area Department Medium Outdoor Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) Type 12 (Microbusiness) Outdoor cultivation Topical cannabis product Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) Track and trace system Indoor cultivation Commercial cannabis activity Request for Live Scan Track-and-trace systems Allergen cross-contact Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) Medium Indoor Lot Environmental pathogen Unique identifier Watts per square foot Nonmanufactured cannabis product Type 10 (Retailer) Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 Pre-roll Volatile solvent Ingredient Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Flowering Edible cannabis product Adequate THC Holding Hazard Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) Universal symbol Product Identity Personnel Contact surface Serving Component products similar to traditional food products prohibited Manufacture Canopy Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) Applicant Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) Quality control operation cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) Mixed-light Tier 2 Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 MCSB 90-day extension periods track and trace system Batch Validation Adulterated Small Outdoor Wet weight Theoretical yield DPH-17-010E Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Licensee and more.


Last updated on December 11, 2019



*Note: Year domain name registered
All Rights Reserved