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ABCA's office will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, in observance of Juneteenth. We will reopen at 8:30 am on Thursday, June 20.

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Medical Cannabis - Open Application Schedule

 Overview

The application open period schedule is specified below.  Applications must be received between 9:00 a.m. on the first day of the open period and 4:00 p.m. on the final day of the open period. Applications received outside the permitted period by any amount of time will be rejected. 

Follow our step-by-step application guidance to assist prior to submitting your application. Additional forms may be located in the Medical Cannabis Application and Form Library.

Of Note

All applications except for Testing Laboratory and Courier licenses are subject to a public comment period and ABC Board approval.  

Current and Upcoming

START AND END DATES APPLICANT GROUP  AVAILABLE LICENSE TYPES  RELATED DOCUMENTS 
Monday, July 1, 2024 -  
Thursday, August 29, 2024  
Standard Internet Retailer and Retailer
  1. Info Session—View Presentation | View Recording 
  2. Instructions—Retailer | Internet Retailer 
  3. Checklist—With Location  | Without Location
  4. Application
  5. Declaration Form
  6. CBE Declaration Form

 

 

 

 

 

 

Past (applications are no longer being accepted)

START AND END DATES APPLICANT GROUP  AVAILABLE LICENSE TYPES  RELATED DOCUMENTS 

Tuesday, August 29, 2023 -
Monday, October 30, 2023 
 

Standard and Social Equity Courier, Cultivation Center, and Manufacturer
  1. Guidance
  2. Social Equity Applicant—Documentation
  3. Instructions—Courier, Cultivation Center, Manufacturer 
  4. Checklist—With Location  | Without Location
  5. Application—Online  |  PDF  
  6. Info Session—View Recording 
Wednesday, November 1, 2023 - Monday, January 29, 2024
 
Unlicensed Operator Cultivation Center, Internet Retailer, and Retailer
  1. Instructions— All TypesInternet RetailerRetailerCultivation Center
  2. Checklist—Unlicensed Operators
  3. Application—Online  |  PDF
  4. Attestation Forms
         Unlicensed Operators
         All Types  
  5. Declaration Form
  6. CBE Declaration Form
  7. Info Session—View Recording 
  8. Applicant Roster
Friday, March 1, 2024 -  
Tuesday, April 30, 2024  
Social Equity Internet Retailer and Retailer
  1. Social Equity Applicant—Documentation
  2. Instructions—Internet Retailer, Retailer
  3. Checklist—With Location  | Without Location
  4. Application—Online  |  PDF 
  5. Attestation Forms
         Social Equity
         All Types  
  6. Social Equity Declaration Form
  7. CBE Declaration Form
  8. Info Session—View Presentation  |  View Recording
Monday, May 1, 2023 -
Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Licensed Operator Manufacturer
  1. Instructions
  2. Checklist—With Location  | Without Location
  3. Application
  4. Declaration Form
  5. CBE Declaration Form