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Authorizes a person or business to operate as a retailer of consumable hemp products in Iowa. Consumable hemp  products can be liquid or solid. Types of consumable hemp products include, but are not limited to: food, chew or snuff, oils and lotions, and hemp processed or otherwise manufactured, marketed, sold, or distributed as food, a food additive, a dietary supplement, or a drug. Consumable hemp products do NOT include those intended to be introduced into the human body by any method of inhalation. Hemp businesses are "registered," not "licensed."
Contact Information
Department of Inspections & Appeals
Lucas State Office Building, Third Floor
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines IA, 50319-0083(map)
Consumable Hemp Programhemp-registration@dia.iowa.gov
P: (515) 829-8899
F: (515) 281-3291

License Details

Code Citation
Iowa Code Chapter 204; Iowa Administrative Code 481, Chapter 32
Who Applies
Businesses wishing to sell consumable hemp products in Iowa.
When To Apply
Businesses must be registered by the Department of Inspections and Appeals (DIA) prior to selling consumable hemp products in Iowa.
Initial Requirements
All regulatory requirements must be met before a business can be registered.
Registration is valid for one calendar year.
Processing Time
30 days
Fee Structure
Registration application: $475
Renewal Requirements
Renewal applications and fees must be received at least 30 days prior to the registration expiration date.
Additional Information
Along with the registration form and payment, consumable hemp retailers must submit a complete list of all consumable hemp products they intend to sell, along with information about the consumable hemp product suppliers and manufacturers. All registrations must be completed online.
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