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California Cannabis Owners

Metropolitan Local Licensing Law & Compliance for California Cannabis Owners, 2018 Local News, Information & Updates


California Cannabis Owner Disclosures


Frequently Asked Questions

Do licensees need to identify an owner?

Yes, the business must have at least one owner and the owners must be identified.

Are owners required to disclose any criminal convictions?

Yes, owners are required to disclose any criminal convictions.

Are there exceptions to financial interest holders being required to named in applications?

Banks are not required to be named.

What constitutes a financial interest in the cannabis business?

A loan, investment, or any other equity into the cannabis business shall constitute a financial interest.

What information is required from person with financial interests in the cannabis business?

For non-owners that have a financial interest, the following information must be included for each person:
• Name
• Birthdate
• Government issued ID Number

If owner has history of criminal conviction, can owner offer evidence of rehabilitation?

Yes, owner can provide evidence of rehabilitation with the application.

Are fingerprints required of the owner?

Yes, the owner(s) must submit their fingerprints to the Department of Justice.


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