Cannabis Consulting
california cannabis licensing compliance and consulting

Career Partners in Cannabis
CA Cannabis Licensing Info










California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

Download PNG file or Download JPG file



This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) child-resistant outer package Vehicle Requirements Transport vehicles alarm system licensing cannabis retailers Live Scans for each owner quality control labels not be attractive Foreign Material Testing regulatory framework loan provided to a commercial cannabis business access to the area(s) The California Department of Public Health's Form # CDPH-9041 Business Organizational Owner 2018 issues potentially-hazardous foods Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 three state cannabis-licensing authorities infusion vape cartridges Financial Interest cannabis waste security and cannabis waste disposal persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business Local Issuing Authority transport cannabis goods to retailer supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products cannabis plants LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS finished product cannabis training Track and Trace meat and seafood, and other products 120 days licensed premises cannabis sales and/or consumption packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls microbusinesses commercial kitchens commercial cannabis products secondary packaging 2018 laws health claims conditional license A-license and an M-license concentrate Distributor transport Water/Food-grade Dry Ice Cannabis Manufacturing Percentage of ownership no infusion of nicotine cannabis industries cannabis event organizer license must enter certain events destruction of cannabis goods aggregate interest of 20% or more ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation financial interest holder transportation California Department of Public Health inventory and quality control at least 20% ownership interest Operating Procedures convicted of a substantially related crime contaminants shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company cannabis cartoons scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises ownership premises is not within a Government Premises Information Completed Temporary License Application Form local jurisdiction’s requirements MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH remove THC/CBD delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers disposal chain of custody structure and formation documents final form topicals security Licensee Information basic nutritional information commercial cannabis manufacturing in California dried flower testing of cannabis goods operating procedures immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery stickers 2018 new laws annual license application persons 21 years of age or older 2018 updates amount of THC content distributors Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) pre-made or purchased Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises supply chain ingredient list evidence of rehabilitation Category II Residual Pesticides Testing A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity online licensing system Cultivation less than 10,000 entry into the legal, regulated market Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) M-licensees comply with all packaging and labeling requirements government warning statement label diagram of the business’s layout disposal and destruction methods M-license commercial cannabis manufacturers no added caffeine Application Checklist Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles Cannabinoids Testing volatile solvent recordkeeping California Public Records Act transportation and security track and trace system separate applications medicinal and adult-use or both markets commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Temporary License Application Information some nutritional facts Local Authorization designated structure alcoholic beverages regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California local jurisdiction authorization 2018 important information Terpenoids Testing testing lab supplemental label 2018 proposed changes capsules A-licensees manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) tinctures cannabis adult-use products Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing MCSB exception for testing laboratories 2018 regulations sugar Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control written procedures for inventory control Arranging for laboratory testing edibles packaging opaque Extractions using CO2 public health and safety packaging and labeling requirements medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS an officer or director of a cannabis business Edibles– Products THC levels extracts primary panel requirements Licensee Lookup Tool Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act 600-foot radius of a school product formulation manufacturers who package for other producers 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market waste management laws local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations property for the commercial cannabis activity medicinal and adult-use markets manufacturing laboratory quality assurance Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods exit packaging secondary package shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit Moisture Content Testing Carbon Dioxide (CO2) manufacturer's name amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package inventory licensed physical location (premises) hang tag or a peel-back label transportation of cannabis goods Transition Period Bond and Insurance Information valid waiver 2018 fines Physical address motor carrier permit licensed cannabis manufacturers shared-use manufacturing facilities member manager temporary license California Department of Public Health (CDPH) public Licensee Lookup Tool licensed cannabis cultivators cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) license review process loop system Local Jurisdictions onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods CO2 and ethanol extractions manufacture cannabis products no infusion of alcohol procedures for inventory control cannabis market small product packaging payable to the state of California Ethanol conducting quality assurance review manufacturing practices testing laboratories contaminant free labeling investment into a commercial cannabis business nonlaboratory quality control premises diagram Retailer (nonstorefront) identity of the product managing member amount of sodium child-resistant packaging health impacts of cannabis manned motor vehicle Fingerprints regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis inhalable cannabis Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch period of 120 days workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control packaging and labeling adult-use commercial cannabis activity unique ID/batch number limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving edible products Category I Residual Pesticides Testing purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands paper inserted into the packaging emergency regulations licensing cannabis microbusinesses Seller’s permit number good manufacturing practices Retailer (Type 10) CDPH-issued universal symbol Personnel Requirements sales of cannabis goods Food-grade Butter/Oil Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 MCSB’s temporary license application Type S share facility space mandated warning statements Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division highly-concentrated oils or waxes 2018 compliance allergen information consumption of alcohol or tobacco 2018 revisions protocol Heavy Metals Testing Premises Diagram cannabis cultivation licensing manufacturing activities The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) 600 foot radius of a school manufacturing cannabis products shipping manifest local jurisdiction the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) opaque exit package transporting cannabis goods medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Temporary License Application three cannabis licensing authorities Business Information Mechanical Proposed Section 40133 cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale cultivation Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) Criminal History licensing scheme licensing cannabis distributors required limits commercial cannabis manufacturing 2018 resolutions commercial cannabis activity tamper-evident Proposition 65 Bond in the amount of $5,000 sanitary workplaces Premises diagram definition of owner Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing extraction storage of cannabis goods list of artificial food colorings Identifying information 2018 problems licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories compliance with regulations CDTFA seller’s permit disclosure of all criminal convictions product guidelines Temporary Cannabis Event 100 mg of THC per package Microbusiness periods of 90 days extensions equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Temporary event up to 4 days A-license product as a candy prohibited CDPH-9041 informational panel Butane/Hexane/Propane medicinal commercial cannabis activity hydrocarbon-based solvents Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) tobacco products Labor peace agreement sampling standards limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package waste disposal testing methods sanitary and hazard-free environment Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch licensed cannabis distributors Mycotoxins Testing Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) minimum standards for extraction processes requiring refrigeration highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin Local Authorization Attachment Manufacturing (non-volatile) at least 99% purity surety bond 2018 recent news Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products operating premises BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL onsite consumption of cannabis goods state cannabis licensing Industrial Hemp Advisory Board carbohydrates and fat per serving packaging Financial information Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing certified by a California-licensed engineer compliance with local jurisdiction re-sealable retailers activity for a period of 120 days secured area Distributor Transport Only Individual Owner Licensees evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises and more.

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


Disclaimer: Informational and educational purposes. Self-help services (not legal advice). Site is not affiliated with any state agency. Note that site might not contain the most updated information. Your receipt of any information from this site does not create a relationship. Prior results do not guarantee or suggest a similar result in other matters. No promise is made with regard to services or content's reliability, availabilty, or ability to meet any needs. Information and services provided "AS IS."

All Rights Reserved