DOH NEWS RELEASE: Department of Health issues medical marijuana dispensary licenses and posts merit-based scores for licensees

Posted on May 20, 2016 in Latest News

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) began issuing licenses today for Medical Marijuana Dispensaries. The eight selected licensees have completed the full payment of licensing fees and were given the option of picking up their license or having it delivered by certified mail.

Licensees were selected based on the scoring of 13 merit criteria. The total scores used in the selection of each licensee are provided below and will be posted today at health.hawaii.gov/medicalmarijuanadispensary/latest-updates-and-news/.

 

City & County of Honolulu Score
Aloha Green Holdings Inc. 475
Manoa Botanicals LLC 470
TCG Retro Market 1, LLC dba Cure Oahu 470
Hawaii County  
Hawaiian Ethos LLC 480
Lau Ola LLC 471.5
Maui County  
Maui Wellness Group, LLC 510
Pono Life Sciences Maui, LLC 470
Kauai County  
Green Aloha, Ltd. 433

DOH is in the process of notifying in writing all unselected applicants of their total score and ranking for their respective group. After all unselected applicants confirm receipt of their written notification from the department, the total scores of all applicants will be posted on the medical marijuana dispensary website.

For more information and updates from the Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program go to health.hawaii.gov/medicalmarijuanadispensary/ and select “News & Updates.” Questions about the Medical Marijuana Dispensary Programs may be emailed to medmarijuana.dispensary@doh.hawaii.gov.

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Janice Okubo

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