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Restaurant & Vendor Licensing

Restaurant or Grocery

Caterer or Retail Manufacturer

Mobile Unit (Food Truck or Push Cart)

Temporary Events

Special Event (Farmers' Market)

Pre-packaged Foods

It is prohibited to prepare food for public consumption in a private home kitchen. All food must be obtained from approved sources and be prepared in a licensed commercial kitchen.

Caterers, mobile units, and temporary event vendors must operate from an approved facility.

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Medical Marijuana in Food

Using marijuana as an ingredient in food is considered to be a way of delivering a drug. Retail and wholesale food establishments cannot be used to make medical marijuana foods. This is a violation as the food has been adulterated.

For more information visit the Colorado Medical Marijuana Registry.

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