Cannabis Commercial Requirements

Fingerprinting Requirements

All applications must submit proof that a Live Scan has been completed for all interested parties. The location of local services that provide Live Scan services may be found at the Office of the Attorney General. See the Live Scan form (PDF).

DOJ Information

  • Mail Code (Five-digit code assigned by DOJ) is 04866
  • ORI (Code Assigned by DOJ) is CA0570300

Security Requirements

Please review this information regarding Security Requirements (PDF).

State Licensing for Commercial Cannabis Uses

There are three licensing authorities with the State that are responsible for licensing commercial cannabis uses, they are:

  • Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch, a division of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), is responsible for regulating and licensing manufactures of cannabis-infused edibles. Manufacturing license types allowed in Woodland include (Types 6, 7, N, P). View the State's explanation of those licenses.
  • Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau), is the lead agency and is responsible for regulating commercial cannabis uses for retailers, distributors, microbusiness, testing laboratories, and temporary cannabis events.
  • CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing, a division of the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is responsible for licensing cultivators (including a cultivation "Processor"). Cultivation activities are not allowed in the City of Woodland.

See information regarding the three licensing authorities.

Contact Us

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  • Phone - 530-661-5820