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Pre-Qualification is CLOSED

As of Tuesday, May 31, 2022, the application window for new pre-qualification applications is closed.

Individuals or businesses with existing applications have until Tuesday, June 14, 2022 to upload any missing documentation. All incomplete applications will be closed and withdrawn at close of business on the 14th.

First Cannabis Establishment License Issued

The Cannabis Control Board issued its first license Monday May 16th to a small indoor cultivator: Rutland Craft Cannabis in Brandon, Vermont. The applicant, who applied under the Board’s social equity program, has been informed of their licensure and may begin operations immediately.

Statement on May 1st Deadline to Issue Licenses

The Cannabis Board announced on Monday that it will not begin issuing cannabis licenses on May 1st as provided for in Act 164. The Board does not anticipate a long delay in issuing licenses to qualified applicants. The Board has made significant progress in meeting this target date, however our core mission remains creating a safe, effective, and equitable adult-use market.

Cultivation Tiers 1-5: Applications are Open

As of today, April 25, 2022, the application window for tiers 1-5 and types (indoor, outdoor, and mixed) of cultivator licenses is open, ahead of our planned May 1st release date.

The window remains open for testing labs and integrated licenses.

Please visit our forms and applications page for more information and to apply:

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