washington state shape

Washington

Cultivera’s first home, Washington state was the first to legalize recreational cannabis consumption and sales, in 2013, having legalized medical marijuana in 1998. Cultivera services over 60% of Washington producers & processors by sales volume, with over 400 retailers on the Market.

Licensing

Licensing Bodies

Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board

The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) is the administrative agency with the primary function of licensing and regulating alcohol, tobacco, and cannabis.

Applications for new licenses (including medical, retailers, producers, and processors) are NOT being accepted at this time. To start a marijuana related business, you must assume a license from an existing business. Learn more about licensing and fees on the Washington state Business Licensing Service’s Marijuana Web Page.

Traceability Requirements

Traceability Requirements

Washington currently utilizes Leaf Data Systems as the state mandated traceability system.

Cultivera is a validated integrator in the state of Washington and meets all traceability and compliance requirements.

Taxation

All retail licensees are required to remit to the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) an excise tax of 37 percent on taxable sales of marijuana, marijuana concentrates, useable marijuana, and marijuana-infused products. Learn more on the WSLCB’s Washington Cannabis Tax FAQ.

cultivera characters planning

Start Simplifying Your Success Today

Ready to grow your business? Schedule a free demo at your convenience to learn how Cultivera can optimize and scale your cannabis operation.

Login

select your platform
Cultivera Pro
Cultivera Market
Cultivera POS