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California Cannabis Premises

Metropolitan Local Licensing Law & Compliance for California Cannabis Premises, 2019 Local News, Information & Updates

California Cannabis Premises

Frequently Asked Questions

Does the landowner of the premise have to approve of the commercial cannabis activity?

Yes, the landowner of the premise must provide approval.

Can alcohol and tobacco be sold on same premises as cannabis?


Can a parcel of land have more than one licensed premises on it?

Yes, multiple licensees can be on a parcel of land.

Does each premise require a license?

Yes, each premise requires a license.

Is a premises diagram required with the license application?

Yes, a premises diagram is required.

How many licensees may occupy a premise?

Only one may occupy a premise. However, there is an exception if the licensee holds both an M-License and A-License for the same commercial cannabis activity (ex. Distribution, sale, processing, etc.)

How close can the premise be from a school?

Unless otherwise allowed by local jurisdiction, the premise cannot be located less than 600 feet from a school. A school includes k-12th grade, day care, and youth centers.


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