Handler Permits are processed in Anchorage and Fairbanks on Wednesdays from 9am to Noon.
Handlers may not work in restricted access areas until they obtain their Handler Permit Card. A completed course certificate does not suffice to work in restricted access areas.
As of May 1, 2017, there will be a $50.00 fee for a replacement Marijuana Handler Permit Card under 3 AAC 306.100(e).
Please read the "Marijuana Handler Permit Application Instructions" listed below for more detailed information on how to apply, office hours and locations, document submission and card issuance instructions.
If you have reviewed the application instructions, please click on the link below to launch the application.
Initiate Handler Permit Application
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A marijuana establishment and each licensee, employee, or agent of the marijuana establishment who sells, cultivates, manufactures, tests, or transports marijuana or a marijuana product, or who checks the identification of a consumer or visitor, must obtain a marijuana handler permit from the board before being licensed or beginning employment at a marijuana establishment, per 3 AAC 306.700.
To obtain a marijuana handler permit, a person must first complete one of the following approved courses:
Persons and entities seeking to have a marijuana handler permit education course approved by the Marijuana Control Board should first review and understand 3 AAC 306.700 and then complete the application below.
form MJ-10 Marijuana Handler Permit Education Course Provider Application