Adelanto, CA - February 28, 2018
The City of Adelanto allows and regulates Medical Cannabis activities in designated zoned areas in the city. Applicants are responsible for reading and understanding City Ordinances and regulations related to Medical Cannabis Cultivation. Medical Cannabis activity is only allowed in Light Manufacturing (LI), Manufacturing Industrial (MI), and Airport Development District (ADD) zones indicated on city zoning map. Please review the Medical Cannabis application and city zoning map prior to submittal. Applications will be review by a city planner. The application processing fee is non-refundable and the permit is non-transferrable. Please review process below for cultivation.

1. Secure property within City of Adelanto cultivation area. (Letter from leasing agent or property owner grant deed).

2. Fill out Medical Cannabis application completely and submit the application to the City of Adelanto Planning Department. Be sure to get Department of Justice live scan done. The application processing fee is $7000 per permit (non-refundable and non-transferable). The application review/process may take up to 30 to 90 days, more or less.

3. Permit Application will be reviewed by a city Planner following denial or approval letter, which will be sent to the applicant for signature.

4. Apply for Conditional Use Permit to follow cultivation permit. Comprehensive Application. Conditional Use Permit (CUP) will be submitted to Planning Commission for approval.

6. Approval of your Medical Cannabis and Conditional Use permit, plans for Tentative Improvements, or new commercial may be submitted to the Building and Safety Department at city hall and San Bernardino County Fire Department at 15900 Smoke Street, Hesperia, CA. 92345.

7. Obtain a City of Adelanto Business License.

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