license to sell cbd products

December 15, 2021 By admin Off

The proposed regulations permit the sale of cannabinoid hemp flower; however, cannabinoid hemp flower products may not be labeled or advertised for the purposes of smoking or in the form of a joint, cigarette, cigar or pre-roll. Cannabinoid hemp flower products that are not marketed for smoking may be sold by any cannabinoid hemp retail licensee pursuant to the proposed regulations.

No. Delta-8 THC products are not permitted in the New York State Cannabinoid Hemp Program. Retailers are not permitted to sell Delta-8 THC products and processors are not permitted to manufacture them. The Department has issued proposed regulations clarifying this prohibition which can be viewed here: Proposed Regulations.

No. This is not a license to sell marijuana. The cannabinoid hemp program only regulates products derived from hemp. If you are interested in the future adult-use marijuana program please visit cannabis.ny.gov or e-mail [email protected] for more information.

Cannabinoid Hemp Processor Licenses.

Cannabinoid Hemp Distributor Permits are valid for one year from the date of issuance of the permit.

Yes, whether in-state or out-of-state, retailers offering cannabinoid hemp products for sale to New York State consumers must obtain a Cannabinoid Hemp Retail License. This ensures that cannabinoid hemp products sold in New York State meet the quality assurance and consumer protection standards required by New York State, regardless of where they are produced.

The Department of Health is now accepting applications for Cannabinoid Hemp Retail Licenses and Distributor Permits. Click HERE to apply for a Retail License or Distributor Permit. Click HERE to apply for a Process License.

Cannabinoids are natural compounds found in the cannabis plant that have different effects. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are the most common, but there are more than 100 cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. THC is known for its psychoactive effects (including a feeling of being high). CBD does not produce a feeling of being high and has anecdotally been found to have a variety of wellness benefits.

The Distributor Permit helps control the quality of cannabinoid hemp products produced out-of-state and sold in New York State. Distributor permittees will be responsible for ensuring that all out-of-state cannabinoid hemp products meet the requirements of the Cannabinoid Hemp Program.

No, only online applications are available at this time. Please click HERE to apply.

9. Are Delta-8 THC products allowed in the Cannabinoid Hemp Program?

The transition process for the Cannabinoid Hemp Program to the Office of Cannabis Management (OCM) will occur within six months of the Cannabis Control Board being fully appointed. Every effort will be made to ensure the transition from the Department of Health to the OCM for cannabinoid hemp permit holders and licensees will be as seamless as possible. Due to the six-month transition process, no immediate changes are being made to the current Cannabinoid Hemp Program. You can find more information about this topic here.

The “Extracting and Manufacturing” license type allows a processor to extract or isolate cannabinoids from hemp to create crude oil, distillate, isolate or other intermediary product to be further refined or manufactured into a final cannabinoid hemp product. This license also permits the manufacturing of final cannabinoid hemp products. The “Manufacturing Only” license type allows a processor to purchase crude oil, distillate, isolate or other intermediary product to manufacture final cannabinoid hemp products.

Call the NYBE Contact Center at (518)-485-5000, Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm for assistance. When you call the help desk you will hear a list of options, you will want to “Press 4” for the Cannabinoid Hemp Program and then “Press 1” for assistance with NYBE profile login.

Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) is a quality control system for ensuring that products are consistently produced and controlled in accordance with current federal regulations 21 CFR Parts 111 or 117 established by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). You can find more information regarding this requirement, here.

8. Does the Cannabinoid Hemp Program permit the sale of cannabinoid hemp flower products?

It depends. If you sell cannabinoid hemp products to consumers in New York State and sell cannabinoid hemp products manufactured out-of-state to cannabinoid hemp retailers in New York State, you would need both a Cannabinoid Hemp Retail License and Distributor Permit.

No, only online applications are available at this time. Please click HERE to apply.

The Cannabinoid Hemp Distributor Permit costs $300 per distributing location and is valid for a year from the date of issuance.

The Cannabinoid Hemp Retail License costs $300 per retail location and is valid for a year from the date of issuance.

Cannabinoid Hemp Processor licenses are valid for two years from the date of issuance of the license.

Businesses selling cannabinoid hemp in final form to consumers within New York state are required to obtain a cannabinoid hemp retailer license from the Department.

Cannabinoid hemp products include many cannabidiol or “CBD” products available for purchase today, including tinctures, oils, topicals, pills, capsules and food or beverages that are intended for human consumption or application, for their cannabinoid content. As part of the new Cannabinoid Hemp Program, businesses selling cannabinoid hemp products (both online and in person) are required to obtain a Cannabinoid Hemp Retail License from the Department.

Businesses selling or distributing cannabinoid hemp products manufactured outside of New York State to licensed Cannabinoid Hemp Retailers in New York State are required to obtain a Cannabinoid Hemp Distributor Permit. This ensures that cannabinoid hemp products coming in from out-of-state meet all of the requirements of the Cannabinoid Hemp Program.

APPLY NOW: The Department of Health is now accepting applications for Cannabinoid Hemp Retail Licenses and Distributor Permits. Click HERE to apply.