Updated: Jun 16
If you have a strong vision and goal for your cannabis business, the next step is to secure a location and fill out a local cannabis permit application. But with so much varying legislation and hoops of approval, it’s easy to get overwhelmed between all the different local and state regulations. Figuring out how and where to start can seem like an uphill battle. Even if this step is unknown territory, it can all become easier to navigate with some preparation. We recommend that you get acquainted with the legislations of your state, county, and city. This will help you feel more comfortable with the main requirements for the type of license you need, whether it’s for cultivation, manufacturing, distribution, retail, or a testing lab. Luckily, we gathered all the links you need for the state applications:
By learning what is expected of your permit application, you can better plan your investment of time and money. This will help you avoid unexpected surprises and feel in control of the process from the get-go. You’ll be able to save time when obstacles arise, and hit the ground running for your business with more confidence.
Here’s to a thriving cannabis business community in California.