Helping cannabis regulation
work for everyone.

Securing Markets. Supporting Business. Protecting Consumers.

Metrc is the most trusted and experienced provider of cannabis regulatory systems in the United States. Our solution combines advanced software, radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology, a dedicated customer-support team, and a secure database to track and trace cannabis from growth, harvest, and processing to testing, transport, and sale. 

Metrc serves more than 250,000 users, including growers, manufacturers, testing facilities, transport providers, dispensaries, state regulators, and law enforcement officials across 15 states, the District of Columbia, and Guam. We are proud to play a leading role in ensuring the safety and security of the nation’s legal cannabis market. 


Tightens security of regulated cannabis markets 

Simplifies product

Documents chain of custody

Ensures proper tax revenue accounting

Eases inspection, auditing, and reporting burdens

The track-and-trace solution Metrc pioneered in Colorado in 2011 is now standard in the cannabis industry. Our system gives state regulators the means to see the entire cultivation and production history behind every single cannabis-based product sold in their jurisdiction. 

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Metrc is contracted by state regulators and committed to a secure and credible regulatory environment. Working with an extensive network of regulatory partners, Metrc helps states secure their markets, build public trust, enhance compliance, and ensure the health, safety, and smooth operation of the marketplace. 

Recent News

"Seed to sale tracking software helps plant-touching businesses like dispensaries or cultivation facilities monitor their expenses and revenues in one place, tying all the numbers to specific materials and products. This information is critical in helping cannabis businesses streamline their operations, inform purchasing decisions, and monitor spending."

— FinnCann

"As more states come on board with legalized marijuana industries of their own, they can look to the blueprints already in place as a starting point for what can be done, what should be done, and how they can meet their mandates to provide a safe and accountable industry for everyone."

— Ben Curran, Greenbits

"[Metrc’s] system is widely considered one of the most advanced in the marijuana industry, and is used to track product, limit diversion, improve regulatory compliance, and discourage improper market behavior."

— John Hudak, Brookings Institution