Created to provide helpful information about the Missouri cannabis industry


Please note; while we aim to keep these pages fully up to date with the latest information, cannabis laws are always changing. We encourage you to verify these rules and regulations in the official legal text, which we’ve linked throughout the page for your convenience.

For compliance requirements related to cannabis seed to sale tracking and reporting for growers, manufacturers, and dispensaries in Missouri, click here!

Click here for program webpage

Missouri Cannabis Business Security Requirements

*Please note that this section encompasses only the compliance requirements relevant to business security. Many parts of the rules and regulation shave been removed to focus exclusively on the security compliance aspects. To view the full set of rules and regulations for Missouri, click here!

Missouri Business Security Requirements for Cannabis Licensees

You can view the program webpage here.

3.2 Security Requirements

The Department shall issue any rules or emergency rules necessary for the implementation and enforcement of this section and to ensure the right to availability and safe use of marijuana for medical use by qualifying patients. In developing such rules or emergency rules, the Department may consult with other public agencies. In addition to any other rules or emergency rules necessary to carry out the mandate of this section, the Department may issue rules or emergency rules relating to the following subjects:

  • Security requirement for any premises licensed or certified pursuant to this section including, at a minimum, lighting, physical security, video, alarm requirements, and other minimum procedures for internal control as deemed necessary by the Department to properly administer and enforce the provisions of this section, including reporting requirements for changes, alterations or modifications to the premises.

Missouri is still in the process of finalizing all rules and regulations pertaining to medical marijuana. If you have any questions pertaining to the application process for Missouri or security requirements feel free to reach out to us by clicking here.


Why Choose Helix Cannabis Security?

Focused on Safety, Security, and Compliance


Our top priority is making sure your staff, your business, and your investment, are safe and secure. We provide cost-effective solutions to satisfy every    compliance requirement in your state as well as end-to-end expert security consultation, and of course, development and implementation of services.

Helix Dispensary Security Services


Maintain full compliance with your state and local cannabis business security requirements through Helix’s full-service security firm. Our team of cannabis security experts have implemented compliance-centric security frameworks in dozens of legal cannabis markets for grow warehouses, manufacturing facilities, laboratories and dispensaries.


360 Security Systems

From cameras and remote monitoring services to alarm systems and rapid response, Helix Digital Security Systems can address all of your security needs and beyond. Cover every square inch of your facility with comprehensive security camera systems, ensuring 24/7 visibility, DVR capabilities, and more.


Security Training

Your staff isn’t expected to stop criminals in action, but ensuring your staff is trained on security best practices can provide essential steps in de-escalation, situational control, and threat identification to allow team members to resolve a situation before it arises.

Want to learn more about Helix Security’s comprehensive services and expertise?

Remote, Eyes-On Monitoring


The most-cost effective approach to 24/7 active monitoring of your legal cannabis business.

Remote monitoring provides live, eyes-on guards monitoring your business security camera systems 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our guards will activate timely response times and ensure your business is secure, especially when you can’t be there.

At Helix Cannabis Security, we consider it a cannabis security best practice to have guards on-site at your facility at all times that people are present. If people are not present on the premise, there’s no need to risk the safety of a security guard. Remote monitoring provides the same, high-level attention and security, without risking a guards life, or incurring unnecessary costs.

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