Marijuana Business License

Marijuana Business License Information


Marijuana businesses in Colorado are licensed and regulated by local and state authorities. Marijuana licensing regulations are found in the Code of Ordinances and in the Marijuana Licensing Rules and Regulations. The City Clerk oversees the licensing process and the City Administrator serves as the local Marijuana Licensing Authority.
 

Marijuana Business License Availability


The Lafayette City Council has determined that the aggregate number of retail stores and medical marijuana centers shall not exceed three, and there may be no more than eight locations containing any mix of licensed retail or medical marijuana manufacturers, infused product manufacturers, or cultivation facilities. 

Marijuana Business License Lottery


The City will conduct a lottery for persons wishing to acquire a local license to operate a Medical or Retail Cultivation Facility, or to Manufacture Medical or Retail Products. Registrations will be accepted starting Monday April 17, 2017.
    Lottery Registration Form
    Lottery and Random Drawing Procedure
    Rules and Regulations
   

 Article II - Medical Marijuana                                                                                    
 Article III - Retail Marijuana                                                                                        
 Article IV - Marijuana Residential Cultivation Restrictions                                     
   Lafayette Marijuana Licensing Rules & Regulations

The City licenses the following marijuana businesses: (click on the business type to view the application packet)
Retail Medical Medical / Retail Co-Location
Cultivation Cultivation Store
Store Center (store)
Products Manufacturer Products Manufacturer
Marijuana Testing Facility Marijuana Testing Facility
 
Support Employee Documents
 
Marijuana business licenses are valid for one year from the date of issuance. An Application for Renewal must be submitted to the City Clerk no later than 45 days before the license expires.

Contact the City Clerk for assistance with Change of Ownership; Change in Manager, Financier or Corporate Structure; Change of Location or Modification of the Premises.

Marijuana Business Licensing Fees must be submitted with each application in the form of a certified check or a money order, made payable to the City of Lafayette.

Links


Colorado Department of Revenue-Marijuana Enforcement Division
Colorado Medical and Retail Rules and Regulations

Contacts

Lafayette City Clerk's Office
303-661-1227
Susan Koster
Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Office
303-205-8421