Industrial Hemp

Forms and Applications



Application/Registration for 2021 is from 9:00 a.m. CT on October 13, 2020 through 5:00 p.m. CT on November 30, 2020.  Applications will be accepted online.  Online application fee: $150 with a convenience fee. Annual applications are required for current and new applicants.

2021 Grower License Application    

2021 Processor/Handler License Application    

2021 University/College Affiliation License Application:   Information will be forthcoming before the first week in November 2020

2021 Background Check Information

A criminal background check report (NOT the application for criminal background check) must be submitted for every applicant and every key participant of partnerships, corporations and other entities.  Applicants must apply and pay for criminal background checks directly to ALEA.  Do not send application for criminal background check to ADAI.

ALEA COVID-19 REQUIREMENTS FOR OBTAINING BACKGROUND CHECK: Please arrive before 3pm M-F for same day turnaround. The application process takes between 45 minutes to an hour.
2021 In-State Criminal Background Check Instructions 
2021 Out-of-State Criminal Background Check