California Recreational and Medicinal Cannabis Licensing Consulting
California Cannabis Compliance

California Recreational and Medicinal Cannabis License Compliance

Since 2000*

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

Resources for Cannabis Business License Compliance in California

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

Bureau of Cannabis Control
Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch
CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing
California Cannabis Consultants
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

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

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

Last updated on October 18, 2019

*Note: Year domain name registered
All Rights Reserved