Nevada Knowledge Center:

Created to provide helpful information about the Nevada Cannabis Industry.

Cannabis License Info:

Caregivers grow and process cannabis on behalf of patients. They cannot charge for cannabis, only recoup the costs of goods.

Current Estimated Patient Counts: Approximately 25,000 patients

How can I obtain a Nevada Medical Marijuana Card?

Residents can apply for a medical marijuana card using the state’s online portal here.

Dispensaries sell legal cannabis, and cannabis products, to responsible adults in compliance with local regulations.

Nevada Dispensary Licenses

The Division of Public and Behavioral Health had a brief application window in 2014 and accepted 519 applications for medical marijuana establishments (MME).  If the state should allow more applications and intends to distribute more cannabis business licenses, we will update information here.  You can see the 2014 application here.

Can Nevada dispensaries sell medical marijuana to out-of-state medical marijuana patients?

Yes – Nevada allows dispensaries to sell medical marijuana to registered medical marijuana patients from the following states; ALASKA, ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, COLORADO, CONNECTICUT, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, DELAWARE, HAWAII, ILLINOIS, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MONTANA, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, NEW MEXICO, OHIO, OREGON, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WASHINGTON.

In order to purchase medical marijuana with an out-of-state medical marijuana card, you must have the card and an ID present.

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.

Click here to see a list of actively operating medical marijuana dispensaries in Nevada.

Grower (also commonly referred to as Producers or Cultivators) – Cultivators are responsible for growing cannabis. Mature plants are harvested and transferred to a Processor.

Nevada Cultivation Licenses

The Division of Public and Behavioral Health had a brief application window in 2014 and accepted 519 applications for medical marijuana establishments (MME).  If the state should allow more applications and intends to distribute more cannabis business licenses, we will update information here.

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.

You can see the 2014 application here.

Processors – Processors take harvested cannabis from Cultivators and create derivative extracts for edibles, concentrates, topicals, and prepacks. Finished products are transported to Dispensaries.

Nevada Cannabis Processor Licenses

In Nevada, cannabis processing facilities are a combined part of production (cultivation) facilities.  The vertical is integrated and all licensed cultivators/producers may also act as licensed cannabis processors/manufacturers.

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

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.

Nevada Laboratory Licenses

The Division of Public and Behavioral Health had a brief application window in 2014 and accepted 519 applications for medical marijuana establishments (MME).  If the state should allow more applications and intends to distribute more cannabis business licenses, we will update information here.  You can see the 2014 application here.

Nevada Seed-to-Sale Traceability Info:

The state’s medical marijuana program is operated by the Department of Public and Behavioral Health.  In Nevada, dispensaries, cultivation facilities and laboratories are commonly referred to as Medical Marijuana Establishments or MME’s.

Nevada is one of the only states that will allow registered medical marijuana patients from other states to purchase from a medical marijuana establishment.  Allowed state medical marijuana cards include:

  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • District of Columbia
  • Delaware
  • Hawaii
  • Illinois
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Montana
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • New Mexico
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • Vermont
  • Washington

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

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