california cannabis licensing compliance and consulting

CALIFORNIA CANNABIS
Licensing & Compliance Guide










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

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