Alaska Knowledge Center:

Created to provide helpful information about the Alaska Cannabis Industry.

Cannabis License Info:

Information will be updated here as it becomes available. Check back for updates!

Cultivators (also commonly referred to as Producers or Growers) – Cultivators are responsible for growing cannabis. Mature plants are harvested and transferred to a Manufactures. Limited Cultivation Licenses are limited to 500 sq ft.

What are the Fees for a Standard Cultivation License in Alaska?

  • Application Fee: $1,000
  • License Renewal Application Fee: $600
  • Annual License Fee: $5,000

What are the Fees for a Limited Cultivation License in Alaska?

  • Application Fee: $1,000
  • License Renewal Application Fee: $600
  • Annual License Fee: $1,000

What kind of tracking system do I need to operate a Cultivation Facility?

Most states require an extensive seed-to-sale cannabis tracking system to monitor cultivation efforts and inventory.  Our cultivation seed-to-sale-tracking solution provides comprehensive data tracking with an emphasis on compliance.  Customized to meet the unique regulatory frameworks in each state, BioTrackTHC also features an all-in-one business tool to help you operate every aspect of the cultivation business by itself, or as part of the vertically-integrated cannabis business.

License Application Information

Product Manufactures take harvested cannabis from Cultivators and create derivative extracts for edibles, concentrates, topicals, and prepacks. Finished products are transported to Retail Marijuana Stores.

What are the Fees for a Marijuana Product Manufacturer in Alaska?

  • Application Fee: $1,000
  • License Renewal Application Fee: $600
  • Annual License Fee: $5,000

Concentrate Manufactures take harvested cannabis from Cultivators and create derivative extracts. Concentrate Manufacturing Facilities only produce concentrates. Finished products are transported to Retail Marijuana Stores.

What are the Fees for a Marijuana Concentrate Manufacturer in Alaska?

  • Application Fee: $1,000
  • License Renewal Application Fee: $600
  • Annual License Fee: $1,000

What kind of tracking system do I need to operate a Processing or Manufacturing Facility?

Most states require an extensive seed-to-sale cannabis tracking system to monitor processing and manufacturing efforts, which is especially important in this part of the supply chain due to conversions into multiple byproducts and higher amounts of waste.  Our processing seed-to-sale-tracking solution provides comprehensive conversion tracking focused on compliant data points.  Customized to meet the unique regulatory frameworks in each state, BioTrackTHC also features an all-in-one business tool to help you operate every aspect of the cultivation business by itself, or as part of the vertically-integrated cannabis business.

License Application Information

Laboratories test cannabis for concentration and contaminants. Prior to entering the consumer market, all regulated cannabis is required to undergo quality assurance testing.

What are the Fees for a Testing Facility in Alaska?

  • Application Fee: $1,000
  • License Renewal Application Fee: $600
  • Annual License Fee: $1,000

License Application Information

Retail Marijuana stores sell legal cannabis, and cannabis products, to responsible adults 21 and over in compliance with local regulations.

What are the Fees for a Retail Marijuana Store in Alaska?

  • Application Fee: $1,000
  • License Renewal Application Fee: $600
  • Annual License Fee: $5,000

What kind of point-of-sale do I need to operate a Dispensary?

Most states require dispensaries to track and trace all of their cannabis-related products for regulatory and compliance reporting requirements. Our Dispensary Point of Sale and inventory management system provides comprehensive seed-to-sale cannabis tracking with a focus on compliant data points.  If your state requires seed-to-sale systems to stay compliant, BioTrackTHC has you covered.  Our system is customized to meet the unique regulatory frameworks in each and every state.

License Application Information

Prior to getting a job at a licensed cannabis business, applicants must obtain a Marijuana Handlers Permit.

How can I get a Marijuana Handler Permit?

To receive a Marijuana Handler Permit, applicants must first complete a training certification course. Once the course is complete, visit the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office website to initiate the online application.

Marijuana Handler Permit Application Checklist

  • Online Application
  • Standard Cover Page
  • Marijuana Handler Permit Education Course Completion Certificate
  • Passport Photo
  • Valid Government ID

What are the Fees to get a Marijuana Handler Permit in Alaska?

  • Application Fee: $50

Marijuana Handler Permit Application

Alaska Seed-to-Sale Traceability Info:

Alaska’s Marijuana Program is operated by the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office

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For the latest cannabis-related legislative updates on Alaska, check out our Cannabis Bill Tracker!

Why BioTrack?

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Compliance Focused– Adherence to state and local cannabis regulations in all active markets. Print compliant labels, enforce sales limits, and verify recommendations quickly and accurately. Regular system updates ensure compliance if regulations change.

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