Cannabis Security Plan



Cannabis Facility Security Plan | Cultivation Security | Cannabis Manufacturing Security Plan

This document is suitable for cannabis cultivation/production, distribution and manufacturing license type. It’s a comprehensive security plan template that will get you started meeting the compliance requirements of your jurisdiction. It includes protocols for various kinds of emergencies, site security, product security and all industry standard cannabis security plan topics.

This 36-page security plan document is available for immediate download as an editable Word Doc. We have spent the past 2 years collecting and collating information required for the security operations of cannabis businesses, and this document contains each relevant subject area.

Email or call Jennifer Martin at 510-418-0454 for more information and a walk-through of the document text. ​

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Please Note: Our documents are suited for the pre-license phase of a cannabis business application. They save you time on starting your own document system and will also educate you on all of the topics that you will need to cover when setting up a cannabis production business. ​

Disclaimer: As templates, these documents do not necessarily address the specifics of your regional regulations. They represent the average industry standards of many different states and countries. We advise that you retain a cannabis attorney to finalize these documents in order to ensure compliance and a smooth application approval process. We are not liable for any discrepancies between these docs and the exact requirements of your regulatory agency. ​​


What’s inside? Here’s the Table of Contents:


Roles and Responsibilities

Chief Compliance Officer

Security Manager

Inventory Control Manager

Computing Security Manager

Employee Involvement

Emergency Procedures

Armed Robbery Procedure
Burglary Procedure
Medical Emergency Procedures
Fire Emergency Procedure
Chemical Spill Procedure
Workplace Violence Policy

Facilities Security

Perimeter Security

Premises Ingress and Egress Security

Product Visibility/Protection

Building Diagram of Locations

Alarm Systems
Security Cameras

Interior and Exterior Lighting


Backup Power System

Alarm System

Digital Video Surveillance

Security Equipment Standards

Video Recording Protocol

Video Surveillance Storage Protocol

Security Equipment Maintenance

Closing Procedure

Product Access/Anti Diversion

Employee Access

Employee Identification System

Facility Access Procedure

Key Issuance Procedure

Access Codes

Key Return and Access Termination Procedure


Visitor Access

Employee-Specific Security Policies

Background Checks

Employee Security Training

Employee Diversion Prevention

Site Signage

Inventory Control

Inventory Tracking

Transfer of Controlled Products

Waste Management and Disposal

Security of Business Records

Computer Security

Operational and Technical Security Controls

Electronic File Storage


APPENDIX A – Security Access Log
APPENDIX B – Key/Key Card User Agreement
APPENDIX C – Visitor Log
APPENDIX D – Networking and Computer Resources User Agreement
APPENDIX E – Shipping Manifest Sample

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