Entrepreneurs wanting to become licensed marijuana cultivators in New Jersey can begin submitting their applications on Wednesday. Applications will be processed in order of priority. Social equity businesses — those owned by individuals with prior marijuana convictions or ones located in economically disadvantaged areas — will top the list.
Cannabis Business Applications
After years of entrepreneurs and enthusiasts chomping at the bit to make their mark in the legal marijuana industry, the state will begin accepting license applications next month.
The New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission will officially begin accepting applications for marijuana cultivation centers, manufacturers and testing laboratories on Dec. 15.
The commission will begin accepting applications for recreational marijuana dispensaries on March 15.
The panel approved the application dates in a meeting Tuesday.