Medical Marijuana Applications will be accepted Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 3:30pm.
Please bring your completed application package and all required documents when you come to the Department of Excise and Licenses. Our staff can answer your questions about the licensing process, but cannot provide legal or business advice.
Medical marijuana businesses must be licensed by both the City of Denver's Department of Excise and Licenses and the State of Colorado's Marijuana Enforcement Division.
The Department of Excise and Licenses issues three types of medical marijuana licenses:
- Medical Marijuana Center License (MMC)
- Medical Marijuana Optional Premises Cultivation License (OPC)
- Medical Marijuana Infused Products Manufacturing License (MIPs)
Please see the following guidelines for Medical Marijuana Establishment licensing procedures:
MME Licensing Procedures (PDF)
Please see "Applying for a License" below for specific requirements and documents for each type of license.