Covid-19 Notice

In order to help contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program staff will be working remotely until further notice. Click here for more information.

Marijuana Businesses

TESTING LABORATORIES

The Ohio Department of Commerce licenses and regulates medical marijuana testing laboratories (labs). Testing laboratories include both universities and private labs. There is no limit to the number of testing lab licenses that may be awarded by the Department.

For questions regarding the information on this page, please contact the Department of Commerce by visiting the Program’s Contact page.

TESTING LAB PROVISIONAL LICENSE APPLICATION

The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program (MMCP) is scheduled to accept new testing laboratory license applications beginning the week of August 3, 2020. The MMCP provides the following documents to potential applicants to assist in understanding the key substantive attributes of the application.

Potential applicants may submit questions regarding the “Testing Laboratory Provisional License Application” to the MMCP at MMCP@com.state.oh.us. All questions must be submitted by July 31, 2020. The MMCP will then provide the frequently asked questions and MMCP answers to potential applicants.

Please note the MMCP requires all testing laboratory provisional license applications to be submitted through the e-Licensing platform. The “Testing Laboratory Provisional License Application” and “Review Process and Evaluation Criteria” are provided to assist your organization in preparing relevant documents and information necessary to complete the application via e-Licensing. At the time the final application becomes available, instructions will be provided to assist in accessing the application, required forms, and documents via e-Licensing.

Testing Lab Licensee Resources

TESTING LABS WITH CERTIFICATES OF OPERATION

To receive a certificate of operation, each provisional licensee must comply with all statutory and rule requirements. The link below provides a list of medical marijuana testing labs who have received a certificate of operation.

PROVISIONAL LICENSE RECIPIENTS & APPLICATIONS

The links below provide information on the provisional testing lab licenses awarded, application scores for all testing lab applicants, and the application forms from the last application period.