Industrial Hemp License Applications

IMPORTANT UPDATE:

New Planting Report for 2022.

Do not report crops using older versions of the form, thank you.

Renewal Notices for the Industrial Hemp Program for the 2022 calendar year have been sent out. If you have not received yours, please contact [email protected]

New 2022 Industrial Hemp Program Applications are available below. Please do not submit any old application forms or your application will be returned.

Processors must complete and submit the Processor Notification Form by the 15th of each month. See form at the bottom of this page.


ANNUAL LICENSING FEES FOR 2022

  • Grower - $1,000
  • Nursery - $650
  • Harvester - $100
  • Transporter - $100
  • Processor - $2,000

 

Industrial Hemp License

***Please read all provided instructions for any questions on the application process.

NOTICE: PUSUANT TO A.R.S. 3-314, AN APPLICANT MUST HAVE A VALID FINGERPRINT CARD

  • An applicant and all key participants must provide a valid fingerprint clearance card number that is issued by DPS after a background check has been performed.
    • * "Key participant" means a sole proprietor, a partner in partnership, or a person with executive managerial control in a corporation. A person with executive managerial control includes persons such as a chief executive officer, chief operating officer, and chief financial officer. This definition does not include non-executive managers such as farm, field, or shift managers.

  • IMPORTANT NOTES:
  • NEW APPLICATION FORMS HAVE BEEN POSTED. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT OLD FORMS.
  • DO NOT SUBMIT DPS FINGERPRINT APPLICATIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
  • DO NOT USE A FINGERPRINT CARD APPLICATION NUMBER ON YOUR HEMP APPLICATION FOR PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY
  • PAYMENT IS DUE AT TIME OF APPLICATION

APPLICATION AND FORM DESCRIPTIONS

  • Hemp Application2022: Application form for a new licnese for the 2022 calendar year.
  • HempAppInst2022: Instructions on completing the application process
  • AZDA-InstructionsMap: Instructions on submitting maps
  • HempLocSupp2021: To be submitted with AZDA-HempApplication to provide location information of all sites
  • HempAddtlLocSupp2021: To be submitted with AZDA-HempApplication for additional operations locations
  • HempAddtlStorSupp2021: To be submitted with AZDA-HempApplication for additional storage locations
  • AZDA-HempMapInst: Instructions on completing the required maps
  • AZDA-ProgramWithDrawl: To be completed to withdraw from the program during the effective period of a license
  • AZDA-BusinessChange: To be completed to change the priciple information of a license
  • AZDA-HempSiteModification: To add, change or modify a previously registered location
  • AZDA-LicenseTransferAcknowledgement: Required to transfer a license to another responsible party

REPORTS AND DESCRIPTIONS

  • AZDA-GrowerNurseryReport: Annual Grower and Nursery Report that is due no later than December 31st.
  • AZDA-HempPlantingReport2022: Report that must be submitted by Growers and Nurseries within 5 business days of planting a hemp crop. Report must be filed every 5 business days for extended planting activity.
  • AZDA-HempPlantingReportCont: Contiuation planting report for additional plantings accompanied with the "HempPlantingReport2022".
  • Hemp Microgreen Report CY2022: Specialized Planting/Harvest report for hemp microgreens.
  • Hemp Microgreen Report CY2022 Cont: Continuation of the specialized Planting/Harvest report for hemp microgreens.
  • AZDA-HempIntnentToHarvestReport: A report that must be submitted by Growers no less than 30 days prior to the date of intended harvest. Growers should account for a two week turn-around for test results.
  • AZDA-HempDestructionReport: Grower or Nursery Report that must be filed within 2 days for crops that are damaged or destroyed by natural or manmade causes.
  • AZDA-HempIntentToTransport: Report that must be submitted by Growers no less than 3 days prior to shipment or transport of a crop. 
  • AZDA-ProcessorNotificationForm: Notice for Processors to complete and submit for all shipments received for processing.

Applications, Forms & Instructions

AZDA-HempApplication 2022.pdf Download
AZDA-HempApplnst2022.pdf Download
HempLocSupp2021.pdf Download
HempAddlLocSupp2021.pdf Download
HempAddlStorSupp2021.pdf Download
AZDA-LicenseTransferAcknowledgement.pdf Download
AZDA-HempSiteModification.pdf Download
AZDA-BusinessChange.pdf Download
AZDA-ProgramWithdrawl.pdf Download

Industrial Hemp Reports

AZDA-GrowerNurseryReport.pdf Download
AZDA-HempPlantingReport2022.pdf Download
AZDA-HempPlantingReportCont.pdf Download
Hemp Microgreen Report CY2022.pdf Download
Hemp Microgreen Report Cont CY2022.pdf Download
AZDA-HempIntentToHarvest.pdf Download
AZDA-HempDestructionReport.pdf Download
AZDA-HempIntentToTransport.pdf Download
AZDA-ProcessorNotificationForm.pdf Download

Questions or Assistance

Call: 602-542-0955

Email: [email protected]

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