New Jersey Adult Use Cannabis Regulations

Clearly, the development and growth of the Cannabis industries in New York's immediate neighboring states will impact New York's industry. Understand how NJ is regulating its own industry -- will Cannabis be the gasoline of the 1980's and 1990's, where NYC'ers fill up before crossing the Hudson?


Personal Use Cannabis Rules

Special Adopted New Rules: N.J.A.C. 17:30

Adopted: August 19, 2021 by New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission, Dianna Houenou, Chair.

Filed: August 19, 2021

Authority: N.J.S.A. 24:6I-31 et seq.

Effective Date: August 19, 2021

Expiration Date: August 19, 2022

This rule may be viewed or downloaded from the Commission’s website at

Detailed NJ Adult Use Cannabis License Fee Schedule for: Standard and Microbusinesses; covers conditional and annual application(s) and license(s) fees for (1) Cultivator; (2) Manufacturer; (3) Retailer; and (4) Laboratory Testing operators.

For those interested in applying, NJ will be accepting application very soon at: