Cannabis Consulting
California Cannabis California Cannabis Business License Compliance Cultivation Outdoor Large Medicinal M Type 5

California Cannabis Business License Compliance Cultivation Outdoor Large Medicinal M Type 5, 2018 Career News, Information & Updates


California Cannabis Cultivators


Frequently Asked Questions

Do plants for seed products need to be tagged with a UID?

Yes, all plants or portions thereof that are used for seed production need to be tagged with a UID.

What is a Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small)?

Type 2B, or “small mixed-light,” for cultivation using a combination of natural and supplemental artificial lighting at a maximum threshold to be determined by the licensing authority, between 5,001 and 10,000 square feet, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises.

What is a Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small)?

Type 1B, or “specialty mixed-light,” stands for cultivation using a combination of natural and supplemental artificial lighting at a maximum threshold to be determined by the licensing authority, of between 2,501 and 5,000 square feet of total canopy size on one premises.

What records need to be maintained on the licensed premises?

Department issued cultivation license(s)
Cultivation plan
All records evidencing compliance with the environmental protection measures
All supporting documentation for data or information input into the track-and-trace system;
All UIDs assigned to product in inventory and all unassigned UIDs. UIDs associated with product that has been retired from the track-and-trace system must be retained for six (6) months after the date the tags were retired; Financial records related to the licensed commercial cannabis activity, including but not limited to, bank statements, tax records, sales invoices, and sales receipts; Personnel records, including each employee’s full name, social security, or individual tax payer identification number, date of beginning employment, and date of termination of employment if applicable; Records related to employee training for the track-and-track system or other requirements of this chapter. Records shall include, but are not limited to, the date(s) training occurred, description of the training provided, and the names of the employees that received the training; Contracts with other state licensed cannabis businesses; Permits, licenses, and other local authorizations to conduct the licensee’s commercial cannabis activity; Records associated with composting or disposal of cannabis waste. Documentation associated with loss of access to the track-and-trace system.

What are the Pesticide Use Requirements?

Licensees shall comply with all pesticide laws and regulations enforced by the Department of Pesticide Regulation.
For all pesticides that comply with subsection (a) above and are exempt from registration requirements, licensees shall comply with the following pesticide application and storage protocols:
(1) Comply with all pesticide label directions;
(2) Store chemicals in a secure building or shed to prevent access by wildlife;
(3) Contain any chemical leaks and immediately clean up any spills;
(4) Apply the minimum amount of product necessary to control the target pest;
(5) Prevent offsite drift;
(6) Do not apply pesticides when pollinators are present;
(7) Do not allow drift to flowering plants attractive to pollinators;
(8) Do not spray directly to surface water or allow pesticide product to drift to surface water. Spray only when wind is blowing away from surface water bodies;
(9) Do not apply pesticides when they may reach surface water or groundwater; and
(10) Only use properly labeled pesticides

What is a Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium)?

Type 3A, or “indoor,” stands for indoor cultivation using exclusively artificial lighting between 10,001 and 22,000 square feet, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises. The Department of Food and Agriculture shall limit the number of licenses allowed of this type.

What does a Cultivation Plan require?

Cultivation Plans require: Detailed Premises Diagram, Pest Management Plan, and a Cannabis Waste Management Plan.

What is a Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large)?

Type 5, or “outdoor,” means for outdoor cultivation using no artificial lighting greater than one acre, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises.
No Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B cultivation licenses may be issued before January 1, 2023.
Commencing on January 1, 2023, a Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B licensee may apply for and hold a Type 6 or Type 7 license and apply for and hold a Type 10 license. A Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B licensee shall not be eligible to apply for or hold a Type 8, Type 11, or Type 12 license.

What is a Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large)?

Type 5A, or “indoor,” means for indoor cultivation using exclusively artificial lighting greater than 22,000 square feet, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises.
No Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B cultivation licenses may be issued before January 1, 2023.
Commencing on January 1, 2023, a Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B licensee may apply for and hold a Type 6 or Type 7 license and apply for and hold a Type 10 license. A Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B licensee shall not be eligible to apply for or hold a Type 8, Type 11, or Type 12 license.

What are the required General Environmental Protection Measures?

All licensees shall comply with all of the following environmental protection measures:
Compliance with section 13149 of the Water Code as implemented by the State Water Resources Control Board, Regional Water Quality Control Boards or California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Compliance with any conditions requested by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife or the State Water Resources Control Board under section 26060.1(b)(1) of the Business and Professions Code.
All outdoor lighting used for security purposes shall be shielded and downward facing.
Immediately halt cultivation activities and implement section 7050.5 of the Health and Safety Code if human remains are discovered.
Requirements for generators pursuant to section 8306 of this chapter.
Compliance with pesticide laws and regulations as enforced by the Department of Pesticide Regulation pursuant to section 8307 of this chapter.
Mixed-light license types of all tiers and sizes shall ensure that lights used for cultivation are shielded from sunset to sunrise to avoid nighttime glare.

Do applicants need Track-and-Trace Training

Yes. Each applicant shall register for track-and-trace system training provided by the department within ten (10) business days of receiving notice from the department that their application for licensure has been received and is complete. Documentation of training completion shall be provided to the department within ten (10) business days of completion. Applicants approved for an annual license shall not have access to the track-and-trace system until the licensee’s designated account manager has completed, and provided proof of completion, of the track-and-trace training prescribed by the department.

Who can licensees transfer their harvested cannabis to?

Licensees can transfer their harvested cannabis to a licensed processor,, manufacturer or distributor via a licensed distributor.

Can cultivation licensees make material physical modification of premises?

Cultivation licensees cannot make material physical modifications of the licensed premises if it materially or substantially alters the licensed premise of the use thereof from the premises diagram without prior written approval by the department.

What are the records and reporting requirements?

Each licensee shall keep and maintain the records listed in subsection (d) for at least seven (7) years from the date the document was created.
Records shall be kept in a manner that allows the records to be provided at the licensed premises or delivered to the department, upon request.

What is a Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small)?

Type 2, or “small outdoor,” stands for outdoor cultivation using no artificial lighting between 5,001 and 10,000 square feet, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises.

What does a detailed premises diagram include?

A detailed premise diagram must show all boundaries and dimensions (in feet) of the following areas:
(A) Canopy area(s), including aggregate square footage if the canopy areas are noncontiguous;
(B) Area(s) outside of the canopy where only immature plants shall be maintained, if applicable;
(C) Designated pesticide and other agricultural chemical storage area(s);
(D) Designated processing area(s) if the licensee will process on site;
(E) Designated packaging area(s) if the licensee will package products on site;
(F) Designated composting area(s) if the licensee will compost cannabis waste on site;
(G) Designated secured area(s) for cannabis waste if different than subsection (F) above;
(H) Designated area(s) for harvested cannabis storage;

What type of licensees need a Cultivation Plan?

Specialty Cottage, Specialty, Small and Medium licenses need a detailed premises diagram.

What is a Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small)?

Type 2A, or “small indoor,” stands for indoor cultivation using exclusively artificial lighting between 5,001 and 10,000 square feet, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises.

Are there Sales Invoice or Receipt Requirements?

The licensee shall prepare a sales invoice or receipt for every sale, transport, or transfer of cannabis or nonmanufactured cannabis product to another licensee. Sales invoices and receipts may be retained electronically but must be readily accessible for examination by the department, other state licensing authorities, any state or local law enforcement authority, and the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration.
For complete requirements, refer to our regulations page.

What is a Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery)?

Type 4, or “nursery” for cultivation of cannabis solely as a nursery.

What is the Cannabis Waste Management Requirements?

Among other things, a licensee shall dispose of cannabis waste in a secured waste receptacle or in a secured area on the licensed premises designated on the licensee’s premises diagram and as identified in the licensee’s cultivation plan. For the purposes of this section, “secure waste receptacle” or “secured area” means that physical access to the receptacle or area is restricted only to the licensee, employees of the licensee, or the local agency, a waste hauler franchised or contracted by a local agency, or a private waste hauler permitted by the local agency. Public access to the designated receptacle or area shall be strictly prohibited.
Transportation of self-hauled cannabis waste shall only be performed by the licensee or employees of the licensee.
A licensee shall maintain accurate and comprehensive records regarding cannabis waste that account for, reconcile, and evidence all activity related to the generation or disposition of cannabis waste.

Can Nurseries maintain an area for research and development?

Yes. Nurseries may maintain a research and development area, as identified in their cultivation plan, for the cultivation of mature plants. All mature plants shall be tagged with a UID. All products derived from these plants are prohibited from entering the commercial distribution chain.

What should be included in a pest management plan?

Product name and active ingredient(s) of all pesticides to be applied to cannabis during any stage of plant growth. Integrated pest management protocols, including chemical, biological and cultural methods the applicant anticipates using to control or prevent the introduction of pests on the cultivation site.

Do licensees need a nursing license if they propogate immature plants for distribution or seed for distribution to another licnesee.

Yes. Licensees need a nursing license if they propogate immature plants for distribution or seed for distribution to another licnesee.

What is a Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium)?

Type 3B, or “mixed-light,” for cultivation using a combination of natural and supplemental artificial lighting at a maximum threshold to be determined by the licensing authority, between 10,001 and 22,000 square feet, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises. The Department of Food and Agriculture shall limit the number of licenses allowed of this type.

According to the federal Controlled Substances Act, what type of drug is cannabis?

According to the federal Controlled Substances Act, Cannabis is a Schedule I drug.

What are the Renewable Energy Requirements?

Beginning January 1, 2023, all indoor, tier 2 mixed-light license types of all sizes, and nurseries using indoor or tier 2 mixed-light techniques, shall ensure that electrical power used for commercial cannabis activity meets the average electricity greenhouse gas emissions intensity required of their local utility provider.

What type of license needs a Lighting Diagram?

Lighting Diagrams are required for mixed-light types applications (Specialty Cottage, Specialty, Small and Medium).

What are the fines for violations?

For minor violations, the fine range is $100-500.
For moderate violations, the fine range is $501-$1,000.
For serious violations, the fine range is $1,001-$5,000.
For guidance on what constitutes a minor, moderate, or serious violation, refer to our regulations page.

What is a Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large)?

Type 5B, or “mixed-light,” means for cultivation using a combination of natural and supplemental artificial lighting at a maximum threshold to be determined by the licensing authority, greater than 22,000 square feet, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises.
No Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B cultivation licenses may be issued before January 1, 2023.
Commencing on January 1, 2023, a Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B licensee may apply for and hold a Type 6 or Type 7 license and apply for and hold a Type 10 license. A Type 5, Type 5A, or Type 5B licensee shall not be eligible to apply for or hold a Type 8, Type 11, or Type 12 license.

What is a Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small)?

Type 1A, or “specialty indoor,” stands for indoor cultivation using exclusively artificial lighting of between 501 and 5,000 square feet of total canopy size on one premises.

What is a Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium)?

Type 3, or “outdoor,” stands for outdoor cultivation using no artificial lighting from 10,001 square feet to one acre, inclusive, of total canopy size on one premises. The Department of Food and Agriculture shall limit the number of licenses allowed of this type.

What are the requirements of a Lighting Diagram?

A Lighting Diagram must include location of all lights in the canopy areas and maximum wattage of each light.

What are the flowering requirements?

Cannabis plants maintained outside of the designated canopy area(s) for specialty cottage, specialty, small and medium licenses are prohibited from flowering. Should plants outside of the canopy area(s) begin to flower, a UID shall be applied, the plant(s) shall be moved to the designated canopy area without delay, and reported in the track-and-trace system.

What are the Generator Requirements?

Licensees using generators rated at fifty (50) horsepower and greater shall demonstrate compliance with Airborne Toxic Control Measures. Compliance shall be demonstrated by providing a copy of one of the following to the CalCannabis department upon request:
(1) A Portable Equipment Registration Certificate provided by the California Air Resources Board, or;
(2) A Permit to Operate obtained from the Local Air District with jurisdiction over the licensed premises.
Licensees using generators rated below fifty (50) horsepower shall designate the generator as emergency or low use, meet Tier 3 with level 3 diesel particulate filter requirements, and meet Tier 4 engine requirements.
All generators shall be equipped with nonresettable hour-meters.

What are the Cultivation Requirements for Processor Licenses?


(a) All aggregation of product shall adhere to track-and-trace requirements.
(b) Licensees may produce nonmanufactured cannabis products without a manufacturing license, provided compliance with packaging and labeling requirements.
(c) Cultivation of cannabis plants is prohibited at a licensed processor premises.

What is a Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small)?

Type 1C, or “specialty cottage,” stands for cultivation using a combination of natural and supplemental artificial lighting at a maximum threshold to be determined by the licensing authority, of 2,500 square feet or less of total canopy size for mixed-light cultivation, up to 25 mature plants for outdoor cultivation, or 500 square feet or less of total canopy size for indoor cultivation, on one premises.

What is a Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small)?

Type 1, or “specialty outdoor,” stands for outdoor cultivation using no artificial lighting of less than or equal to 5,000 square feet of total canopy size on one premises, or up to 50 mature plants on noncontiguous plots.


State Authority & Contact:

CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing (CA Department of Food & Agriculture)
1220 N Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 1-833-CALGROW (1-833-225-4769)
Email: calcannabis@cdfa.ca.gov

Scope of Licenses:

Medicinal (M):
  • M-Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small)
  • M-Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small)
  • M-Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small)
  • M-Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small)
  • M-Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small)
  • M-Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small)
  • M-Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small)
  • M-Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium)
  • M-Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium)
  • M-Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium)
  • M-Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery)
  • M-Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large)
  • M-Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large)
  • M-Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large)

Adult-Use Recreational (A):
  • A-Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small)
  • A-Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small)
  • A-Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small)
  • A-Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small)
  • A-Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small)
  • A-Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small)
  • A-Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small)
  • A-Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium)
  • A-Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium)
  • A-Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium)
  • A-Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery)
  • A-Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large)
  • A-Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large)
  • A-Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large)

Requirements:

  • Cultivation Plan: Detailed Premises Diagram (for Specialty Cottage, Specialty, Small and Medium licenses)
  • Legal Right to Occupy
  • Property Diagram
  • Any Water Source Information
  • Identification of Cannabis Waste Management Plan
  • Applicant Track and Trace Training
  • Proof of Local License, Permit, or Other Authorization
  • Disclosure of any substantially related offenses
  • Each entity shall obtain a separate license for each premises that engages in commercial cananbis cultivation
  • License shall be prominently displayed on premises
  • Seed Production Compliance(for Nurseries)
  • Research and Development Compliance (for Nurseries)
  • Environment Protection Measures
  • Renewable Energy Compliance
  • Generator Compliance
  • Pesticide Compliance
  • Cannabis Waste Compliance
  • Track-and-Trace Sytem Compliance
  • Record Retention
  • Cooperation with any Inventory Audits
  • Inspections Compliance
  • Notification of Theft, Lost, Diversion, or Criminal Activity
  • Bureau's Sample Collection in event of transfer
  • Packaging and Labeling Compliance
  • Weighing Device Compliance
  • If applicable, liense issuance in Impacted Watershed
  • Disclosre of Owners and Financial Interest Holders
  • Sales Invoice or Receipt
  • And More...

Application and Licensing Fees:

Application Fees:
  • Specialty Cottage Outdoor $135
  • Specialty Cottage Indoor $205
  • Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 $340
  • Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 $580
  • Specialty Outdoor $270
  • Specialty Indoor $2,170
  • Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 $655
  • Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 $1,125
  • Small Outdoor $535
  • Small Indoor $3,935
  • Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 $1,310
  • Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 $2,250
  • Medium Outdoor $1,555
  • Medium Indoor $8,655
  • Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 $2,885
  • Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 $4,945
  • Nursery $520
  • Processor $1,040

Licensing Fees:
  • Specialty Cottage Outdoor $1,205
  • Specialty Cottage Indoor $1,830
  • Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 $3,035
  • Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 $5,200
  • Specialty Outdoor $2,410
  • Specialty Indoor $19,540
  • Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 $5,900
  • Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 $10,120
  • Small Outdoor $4,820
  • Small Indoor $35,410
  • Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 $11,800
  • Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 $20,235
  • Medium Outdoor $13,990
  • Medium Indoor $77,905
  • Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 $25,970
  • Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 $44,517
  • Nursery $4,685
  • Processor $9,370

Forms:


Video Guide:

Temporary License Application


Annual License Application

Resources:

CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing
Cannabis Advising Partners: for Cannabis Consulting







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

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