CDFA Releases Proposed Cannabis Regulations

The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) has released proposed regulations for California’s cannabis cultivation and licensing program.

Members of the public can submit written comments on the proposed regulations until 5:00 p.m. on June 12, 2017. Detailed instructions on how to submit comments can be found on the CDFA website.

Written comments can be submitted through a printable postcard or should be addressed and mailed to:
Rachelle Kennedy
Department of Food and Agriculture
CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing
1220 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Comments can also be emailed to

Additionally, four public comment hearings will be held across California.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Delhi Center, Ballroom
505 E Central Ave Santa Ana, CA

Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. 
Visalia Convention Center
303 E Acequia Ave Visalia, CA

Thursday, May 25, 2017 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Ukiah Convention Center
200 S School St Ukiah, CA

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
California Department of Food & Agriculture Auditorium
1220 N St Sacramento, CA
Webinar will be available
Registration information will be posted at:

CCOF encourages all interested parties to submit comments on the proposed regulations and will continue to track the development of the program. More information is available through the California Cannabis Portal.