To help with the application process review the Commercial License Checklist prior to submitting a Commercial License Application online.
For a detailed list of all required documents and information, review this Commercial License Checklist prior to submitting a Commercial License Application online.
Yes, separate licenses are required for each location. A separate application and non-refundable application fee for each location is required. You also will need to submit a separate application and non-refundable application fee for each license type (processor, grower, dispensary). However, you may use the same background check of owners for multiple license applications as long as the background checks have been completed within 30 days from the date the license was submitted.
A medical marijuana grower license allows a business to legally grow marijuana for medical purposes in Oklahoma. Licensed growers can sell to licensed processors and licensed dispensaries only. Grower licenses will be in the form of a license certificate. Licensed growers must comply with Title 63 O.S. § 420 et seq. and the Oklahoma Administrative Code (OAC) 310:681.
What is the process for growers, processors, transporters, and dispensaries to obtain a license?
"Dispensary" or "Commercial Dispensary" means an individual or entity that has been issued a medical marijuana business license by the Department, which allows the dispensary to purchase medical marijuana or medical marijuana products from a licensed processor, grower, or dispensary; to sell medical marijuana and medical marijuana products to a licensed patient, to the licensed patient’s parent(s) or legal guardian(s) if licensed patient is an minor, and a licensed caregiver; to prepare and package noninfused pre-rolled medical marijuana with a net weight that does not exceed one (1) gram to sell to medical marijuana patients and caregivers; and to sell, transfer, and transport or contract with a commercial transporter to transport medical marijuana or medical marijuana products to another licensed dispensary, a research facility, and an educational facility; and to transfer to testing laboratories.
Yes, background checks are required for all owners and officers. Please review the instructions on Commercial License Background Check Requirements prior to submitting an application. The applicant is responsible for all costs associated with the background checks.
A political subdivision may request an alternative COC form or resolution be accepted by OMMA.
What is a medical marijuana processor license?
The application fee for a grower, processor, dispensary, or transporter application is $2,500. Application fees will be paid by Visa, MasterCard, or Discover credit or debit card. An additional credit card processing fee will be added to the transaction. These application and processing fees are non-refundable. The payment will not be refunded for applications not approved.
Proof of identity can be established by providing a digital, color copy of one of the following unexpired, valid documents:
Assistant grower at a commercial operations earns $48,000 per year on average. Typical range of assistant grower annual salaries across the US are $43,000 – $53,000.
Master Grower Salary
Becoming a paid, legal marijuana grower is a highly sought after position in the legal cannabusiness and comes with high levels of responsibility and equally impressive compensation. Assistant growers, on average, earn $20.55 per hour; master growers typically earn a salary of $125,000 per year and sometimes a share in the grow operation’s profits.
How much do growers make selling to dispensaries?
On top of direct cultivation and management responsibilities, grow masters are charged with accurately recording and organizing data across platforms like Microsoft Excel and other spreadsheet and word processing software.