MED Regulated Marijuana Business Change of Ownership

COVID-19 Response:

As state public health officials are calling for "social distancing" consistent with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control, the Marijuana Enforcement Division is adopting measures to minimize exposure between employees and also between employees and the public.  MED Business operations will continue and services to the public will remain available, however, all MED office lobbies will not be open to the public. During this time, MED is providing modified licensing services, outlined below. Other than these adjustments to our licensing processes, it is business as usual at MED.

Regulated Marijuana Business License - Change of Controlling Beneficial Owner Application

Guidance on When to Submit a Change of Ownership Application

Applications may be submitted to the LAKEWOOD OFFICE ONLY:

  • Mail-In: Marijuana Enforcement Division
    1697 Cole Blvd., Suite 200
    Lakewood, CO 80401
  • Dropped-OffMED's Lakewood Office will provide a secure receptacle for applicants to drop-off their new owner license applications from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays until further notice.

Prior to Submission - DON'T FORGET:

  • Payment: The MED cannot complete its intake of your application without your payment of requisite fees.

    • Please include a check, money order, or credit card authorization with your application submission. NO CASH will be accepted.

    • The MED is also offering an online payment link option available via Colorado Interactive Payment System. For applicants seeking to use this online payment link option, following receipt of your application, a MED staff member will contact you via email with the link to submit your payment. PLEASE NOTE: inaccurate payment may delay the issuance of your license. Full and proper payment is required, so please double-check your payment before submitting it! For a summary of fees, please see the MED fee schedule.