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Laboratory FAQs


License Type Fee
Laboratory License $2000.00
  • Payment must be made online by Credit/Debit Card, ACH, or mail in a check or money order. Mailed in payments will be processed upon receipt and may delay your application. No cash is allowed. Do NOT send cash.
  • Only one payment per application type will be accepted.
  • Each application must have its own individual payment.
  • All fees are for the application processing and will not be refunded if the application is incomplete, denied or the card is revoked.

Lab Application Requirements

  • Before you apply for a business license, METRC Level 1 Training must be completed.
    • If you have already completed your training, please proceed to the next step to apply for your business license.
    • Before applying for your business license, METRC Level 1 Training must be completed.
      • To enroll or verify if training is complete, contact METRC Support, (877) 566-6506
    • All  lab applicants will apply online via Complia’s Industry Portal
    • The following is required to submit an application for a lab license:
      • Persons of interest (anyone with an ownership interest) & Scientific Director’s must submit fingerprints and have their background check complete, before an application can be processed. 
      • Copy of MT Driver’s License, MT State ID, Tribal ID, or Passport for the Scientific Director and each person of interest. If submitting a passport, include a proof of residency document for each passport. Acceptable proof of residency documents include a utility bill or lease agreement. Please contact the Montana Medical Marijuana Program for additional guidance.
      • If a lab applicant is renting or leasing the property where marijuana is tested, include a notarized Landlord Permission Form
      • Scientific Director’s Resume
    • Register for an employee badge (remind employees to register as well).
    • Lab applications will be processed in the order received
    • An email notification will be sent upon receipt of application. After review, an email indicating approval, rejection, or denial will be sent. Further instructions will be included if applicable.
    • When an application is approved, an email notification will be sent with instructions on how to get credentialed into METRC’s tracking system. Access to METRC is not available until a business license application has been approved.
    • Expiration dates will be 1 year from the day the application is approved.
    • Submit Renewal applications 45 days before expiration date to allow for processing. Renewal notifications will be emailed 45 days before license(s) expire.
    • Contact Montana Medical Marijuana Program (406) 444-0596 for questions regarding the application process.


Change Requests

  • Contact the program for change requests. (No fee required)
  • Changes to employees are managed through METRC
  • These changes must be submitted to the department within 10 days to avoid being revoked from the registry:
    • Personal information
      Mailing address
    • Change in ownership
    • Change in Scientific Director
    • Request to be removed from registry