Cultivation Organization Licenses

QTA Consultants, Ltd.

Cultivation Organization Licenses

Adult Use Cultivation Organization Licenses

Early Adult Use Cultivation Center License

Current medical licensees only, only ones who can sell 1/1/2020,

May apply within 60 days, no later than 180 days

$100K non-refundable fee

Cannabis Dev Fund Payment lesser of 5% of sales 6/1/18-6/1/19 or $750k; $250K floor Social equity contribution lesser of 5% of sales 6/1/18-6/1/19 or $100k

May begin producing when accepted, begin selling Dec 1, 2019

Expires March 31, 2021

$100k renewal fee

Fee may be adjusted after 1/1/2021

Cannot hold ownership in more than 3

Not more than 210K sq ft per facility

Conditional Adult Use Cultivation Center License

No financial reporting required

Top scorer, reserves the right to license if meets conditions

Could award up to 30, currently 21 no timeline for licensing, based on discretion $100k application fee, may be adjusted

No financial reporting required

Craft Grover License

Up to 40 license by 7/1/2020

Up to 5k sq ft of flowering canopy, increased in increments of 3k sq ft up to 14k sq ft may only hold 1 until 2nd round, cannot sell until 12/21/2021

“Shall” by 12/21/2021 issue up to 60 additional licenses, cannot hold more than 2

After 1/1/2022 may modify or raise licenses not to exceed 150, cannot hold more than 3 $5k application fee, may be reset after 1/1/2021

$40k license fee, may be reset after 1/1/2021

$40k renewal fee, may be reset after 1/1/2021


Infuser Organization

Up to 40  licenses by 7/1/2020 applications available 1/7/2020

By 12/21/2021 may issue additional 60 licenses

$5k non refundable app fee, discretionary changes after 1/1/2021

$5k license fee 

No financial reporting

Transporting Organization

Application available 1/7/2020 

Application due by March 15 licenses issued by 7/1/2020

$5k fee, discretionary changes after 1/1/2021

May hold transport and other licenses

$10k license fee, prorated, may be adjusted after 1/1/2021

No financial reporting

Processing Organization

Means a facility operated by an organization or business that is licensed by the Department of Agriculture to either extract constituent

Chemicals or compounds to produce cannabis concentrate or

Incorporate cannabis or cannabis concentrate into a product

Formulation to produce a cannabis product

Cannabis Testing Facility

No specific timeline or caps

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