Dispensary Licenses

Dispensaries are locations where marijuana can be sold to registered cardholders and/or adult-use consumers. Dispensaries are licensed as either medical-only or adult-use. Medical-only dispensaries may only sell marijuana and marijuana products to registered cardholders. Adult-use dispensaries may sell marijuana and marijuana products to either registered cardholders or adult-use consumers. 

General Information

In addition the requirements listed here, dispensaries are subject to the General Licensee Requirements.

  • Applications for new dispensary licenses will be available starting 7/1/2023.
  • Existing businesses may apply for additional dispensary locations.
  • Businesses may have multiple license types including Cultivator, Manufacturer, Dispensary, and Transporter. There is no requirement to have multiple license types.
  • Dispensaries may purchase marijuana or marijuana products from other licensed businesses.
  • All sales to registered cardholders or adult-use consumers must be entered in the seed-to-sale tracking system.
  • All employees must have a valid Worker Permit prior to starting work.

Additional Application Requirements


  • Annual dispensary fees are $5,000 per location.
  • Applications require a processing fee of 20% of the license fees.
  • Application processing fees are non-refundable regardless of the outcome of the application.