A total of 15 Exhibits are required to complete the Transporter Application. The Application Accelerator includes 7 of the 15 required Exhibits. 2 out of the 3 required plans for the bonus on Exhibit J are included.
Exhibit List - Included Items
A: Business Plan
B: Suitability of Employee Training Plan
C: Security Plan and Recordkeeping Plan
E: Labor and Employment Practices
F: Environmental Plan
I: Diversity Plan
J: Bonus Plans
In the event of a tie in scoring, the Department may award up to 2 bonus points for preferred but not required initiatives in the following categories: (1) Social Equity Incubator Community Benefits Plan (2) Substance Abuse Prevention Plan, (3) Cannabis Education Plan
Application Accelerator Bundle includes the Social Equity Incubator Community Benefits Plan, Substance Abuse Prevention Plans, Cannabis Education Plan. Local Community Neighborhood report is not included.
Exhibit A - Business Plan - The Accelerator Package comes with Exhibit A, but could require additional information and documentation from the client, including personal experience in transporting cannabis or related industries, source and uses of funds, and experience in business practices that promote economic development in Disproportionately Impacted Areas. For an additional fee of $2500, we can help customize this for you.
Illinois Transporter License Applications from the Illinois Department of Agriculture can be found at this LINK.
FAQs on the Illinois Transporter License Application can be found HERE.
Applications will be accepted beginning on FEBRUARY 14, 2020. The deadline for submitting an application is 5:00 p.m. Central Time on MARCH 16, 2020. An application will be considered submitted on the date in which it was received, if received on or before 5:00 p.m. Central Time.
If received after 5:00 p.m. Central Time, the application will be considered received on the next business day. If the Department receives an application with missing information, the Department shall issue a deficiency notice to the Applicant. The Applicant shall have 10 calendar days from the date of the deficiency notice to resubmit the incomplete information. Applications that are still incomplete after this opportunity to cure will not be scored and will be disqualified.