The Business License Division within the Department of Financial Management is the licensing authority for all medical marijuana businesses in the City of Long Beach.
The City of Long Beach is currently designing
regulations regarding the licensing of medical marijuana businesses.
The City is not issuing licenses for recreational marijuana
businesses at this time. It is illegal to operate any marijuana business in
the City of Long Beach without having the proper state and/or local
Applicants who do not own the proposed business property must submit the Property Owner Authorization Form.
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officer, or employee of the City of Long Beach, makes any warranty, express or
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information throughout its website, we regret that this may not always be
possible. For instance, the Medical Marijuana “Frequently Asked
Questions”, or “FAQ’s”, posted herein are subject to as-needed, frequent
updates based on various factors, including but not limited to best practices
or changes in law.
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you have any questions, we suggest you consult with an attorney.