Cannabis Businesses Applications

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS: The City is considering an amendment to Ordinance 612 which would allow dispensaries, testing, and distribution with the Service Commercial Zone (CS). Applicants may propose a business within the CS Zone and approval would be granted pending approval of the amendment.  

The City of Woodlake is accepting applications for recreational and medicinal cannabis businesses in accordance with Woodlake Ordinance No. 611. and within approved zones in accordance with Woodlake Ordinance 612.

All cannabis businesses must have a Cannabis Regulatory Permit and must complete the City’s Conditional Use Permit process before beginning operations.

The applications and required documents for each allowed cannabis business can be found below.

Cannabis Dispensary License

The City of Woodlake is accepting cannabis dispensary applications from October 2nd until November 3rd. The City will issue two (2) dispensary licenses via a competitive application process.

Cannabis Dispensary Application

Cannabis Cultivation License

Indoor and Mixed Light cannabis cultivation is authorized within the City’s industrial zone with a regulatory permit and conditional use permit.

Cannabis Cultivation Application

Cannabis Manufacturing License

Cannabis manufacturing is authorized within the City’s industrial zone with a regulatory permit and conditional use permit.

Cannabis Manufacturing Application

Cannabis Distribution License

Cannabis distribution is authorized within the City’s industrial zone with a regulatory permit and conditional use permit.

Cannabis Distribution Application

Cannabis Testing License

Cannabis testing is authorized within the City’s industrial zone with a regulatory permit and conditional use permit.

Cannabis Testing Application

Cannabis Application Fees and Annual Regulatory Fees

All applicants are required to submit an application fee with their final application. If an application is approved and the business is operational, each business must pay an annual regulatory fee which will be used to monitor and confirm compliance with local and state regulations.

Cannabis Fee Schedule

Questions about the application, licensing, or fees can be directed to the City’s Community Development Department at 559-564-8055.