Cannabis Permit Information

Commercial Cannabis - Permit Applications

City of Modesto Commercial Cannabis Permit Applications and related application documents are still in development.  It is anticipated that permit applications will be available before the end of January, 2018.  Links to permit application and information regarding process will be available on our website once they are finalized.

Commercial Cannabis - Permit Fee Schedule

The City Council adopted application fees on December 12, 2017.  The application fees are:

Commercial Cannabis Permit Item
Fee
Optional Pre-Application Screening (background check only)
$1,250
Phase 1 Application Fee (background check, zoning clearance)
$4,750
Phase 2 Application Fee for Full Application (deposit for time and materials)
$10,000
$20,000 (if over 10,000 square feet)
$20,000 (retail use) Request for Proposals (RFP) Only

Please note that in addition to application fees, there will also be annual permit fees.  These are being finalized and will be posted here and via Modesto City News along with a link to the final adopted Council Resolution.