License Information

2019 Medical Cannabis Grower and Processor License Applications

Welcome! Thank you for your interest in the 2019 Medical Cannabis Grower License and Medical Cannabis Processor License Applications. The Application period for the grower and processor licenses will be March 25 through May 24, 2019, at 5:00 PM EST. PDF copies of the grower and processor Applications, and guidance documents for each, are included below.

All Applications must be completed and submitted through the online Application portal. A link to the online Application portal will be available here beginning on April 1, 2019.

Completing the Application

Update (May 2, 2019): The Commission has streamlined the online application process. The direct links to each part of the Application (Parts A-C (owner, investor, employee, and contractor information), Part D (mandatory questions), and Attachments (Attachments A-K and any other permitted or required uploads) are now included below.

Step 1: View the Application PDF copy and all attachments. Applicants may not save a part while in progress and continue at a later time/date or revise a part after each submission. Please prepare answers and attachments in advance.

Step 2: Go to the following link(s):

Grower Application Parts A-C:

Processor Application Parts A-C:

Step 3: Complete “Application – Parts A-C,” the “Affirmation Section,” and the “Application Fee” acknowledgment page. Click “Submit and Sign.”

Step 4: The Applicant will be re-directed to “Application – Part D.” Complete each question and upload a copy of each required attachment redacted of Applicant identifying information (Redacted – Evaluation Copy). Click “Submit.” However, if the Applicant wishes to complete Step 4 at a later time, the Applicant may access the Application Part D at the link(s) immediately below:

Grower Application Part D:

Processor Application Part D:

Step 5: Complete the “MMCC Grower License Application – Attachments” or “MMCC Processor License Application – Attachments” page.

1)The Applicant will be directed to upload a copy of the “Application – Part D” redacted for trade secrets and confidential financial data. Please go to your email to retrieve a copy of the “Application – Part D.” Download the “Application – Part D” and redact the “Application – Part D” for trade secrets and confidential financial data. If the Application does not include any trade secrets or confidential financial data write “None” on the first page of the Application. Upload the file.


2)The Applicant will be directed to upload two copies of each Attachment: (1) unredacted, and (2) redacted for trade secrets and confidential financial data. Upload each file and click “Submit.”

Grower Application Attachments:

Processor Application Attachment:

Step 6: Pay the required $2,000 Application fee. Failure to submit timely payment will result in the disqualification of the Application.  



Application Timeline

Draft Application Question Period: January 11 – February 11, 2019

Application Period: March 25, 2019 – May 24, 2019 at 5:00 PM EST

Evaluation Period: May 25 – July 24, 2019

Stage One Pre-Approval Award: TBD


Medical Cannabis Grower Application

Medical Cannabis Grower License Application (PDF copy)

Application Attachments

Grower Application General Instructions​

Link to Online Application Portal

Medical Cannabis Processor Application

Medical Cannabis Processor License Application (PDF copy)​

Application Attachments

Processor Application General Instructions ​

Link to Online Application Portal  

Additional Guidance Documents

Diversity and Socioeconomic Factors Guidance

Economically Disadvantaged Areas Guidance