Licensing

Licensing

Temporary licenses issued by the Bureau of Cannabis Control, CDFA’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing, and CDPH’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch for cultivators, manufacturers, retailers, distributors, microbusinesses, testing laboratories, and event organizers are now in effect as of January 1, 2018 and businesses can begin operating in California’s newly-legal commercial cannabis market. More than 5,000 cannabis operators, from Shasta Lake to the City of San Diego, hold state licenses in the largest cannabis market in the country.

More information on licensing can be found by visiting the sub-pages linked below.

Apply for a License

Temporary Licensing Information

Check a License

Tax Permits

Motor Carrier Permits