For NJ Cannabis Dispensary Licensing, we provide the following templates for the Conditional Conversion Licensing Phase:
- An Environmental Impact Plan
- A Safety and Security Plan
- A Workforce Development, Job Creation and Diversity Plan
Every document we call a “plan” is written in narrative text, paragraph form.
You will also need the following NJ Cannabis Dispensary Standard Operating Procedures:
- Adverse Event SOPs
- Quality Assurance and Quality Control SOPs
- Recall SOPs
- Packaging and Labeling SOPs
- Inventory Control, Storage and Diversion Prevention SOPs
- Recordkeeping SOPs
- Waste Disposal and Sanitation SOPs
- Retail Operations SOPs
- Accounting and Tax Compliance SOPs
- Reporting of Test Results SOP
Every document we call a “procedure” or “SOP” is written in step-by-step instructional format.
The documents above contain policy citations, links to the regulatory text, and collectively comprises 129 pages of text, 11pt single-spaced. This set of plans and procedures is offered at a package discount price of $5797. You can also buy these documents individually. Click on each one above to see the prices. The package deal represents a 25% discount over buying each document separately.
Please email us or call 1-877-757-7437 to schedule an appointment to preview our New Jersey Dispensary License Documents. We live in Hawaii, which is 6 hours earlier than NJ, so let us know in your voicemail how late we can return your call.
New Jersey Dispensary Application
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These NJ Cannabis Dispensary Operating Plans and Procedures will save you hundreds of hours preparing your dispensary permit materials!
It’s exciting to see the adult-use cannabis industry finally coming to fruition in NJ! All adults should have the right to consume cannabis, so it’s great that New Jersey is willing to be a leader, beating New York to the launch of a recreational cannabis market.
NJ Recreational Dispensary Application
As of the date of writing this webpage, we are awaiting the schedule for accepting applications from the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission. We have heard that it will happen “in a few weeks”, so some time in October 2021.
How Many New Jersey Cannabis Dispensary Permits Will Be Granted in 2021?
On the state level, NJ cannabis dispensary licenses will be not be limited or competitive, but local jurisdictions can have limits, such as Trenton (limit of 10). We don’t have any information yet on how the local jurisdictions will choose among large numbers of applicants.
Over time, the application requirements for larger-sized cannabis businesses will likely loosen up, but for now, you’ve got about 500 hours of time to put into gathering and organizing your NJ cannabis retail permit application materials. With the New Jersey retail application templates we sell here, we believe we’ve reduced your workload by at least 300 hours. We know that because that’s literally how long it took us to write all of these plans!
The NJ cannabis dispensary operating plan and SOP templates we offer are written from the standpoint of a hypothetical NJ dispensary license applicant. It’s as if you are getting to see a competitor’s completed application and can use it to easily create your own custom cannabis retail application.
Here are some samples of our New Jersey dispensary license documents. This one is from the Safety and Security Plan:
This one is from the Inventory/Storage/Anti-Diversion SOP:
If you are applying for a New Jersey license to sell marijuana and must compete with other applicants (this depends on your city/county limits–the state is not limiting this license type), there are 4 main components of a winning dispensary application to keep in mind: 1) evidence of solid financial backing 2) having a good location secured 3) permission from the local jurisdiction to use the location for a cannabis business, and 4) a complete and well organized application for your nj dispensary license.
Opening a dispensary in NJ involves getting through some onerous paperwork with the state’s Cannabis Regulatory Commission (CRC). If you make less than $200k per year, you can start with a conditional retail dispensary application that involves several steps shown here, starting on page 50 of the Rules.
If you make over $200k, you must start your dispensary license as an annual applicant, which is explained starting on page 59 of the Rules.
We have operational documents available for your New Jersey dispensary application process. Any time you see the word Plan or Procedure as a requirement for your dispensary license application, we have those. (We do not have any eligibility related documents). See the list above with links to get a better idea of what we can do to help you.
How to Open a Marijuana Dispensary in New Jersey
Once you get through the dispensary licensing process, you can start selling recreational marijuana in New Jersey! Many of the procedures you purchase from us will help you be a successful NJ dispensary operator. The CRC is requiring these documents as part of your retail application to ensure you are prepared to operate in compliance with state rules, but also just to ensure you can succeed.
Hi, I’m Jennifer Martin. I’ve been working on cannabis industry documents and application materials since 2016. On my writing team, I have dispensary compliance expert Don Duncan, who has operated several dispensaries in California, as well as managed compliance requirements for dozens of California cannabis license holders. We are excited to offer New Jersey Dispensary License documents to new applicants and operators in the recreational market.