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Marijuana Businesses in Gresham

  • Marijuana retail sales/dispensary areas

    Marijuana growing/processing areas

    Registration and employee forms

    New business registration application

    For new marijuana businesses not already approved by the City of Gresham, you must first identify an approved location for a marijuana business and review GRC 9.63 to confirm that the business will meet all code requirements.

    If you are ready to proceed and would like to obtain an application, please contact us:

    Business registration renewal

    Registration renewal application

    For existing marijuana businesses already approved for business by the City of Gresham, yearly renewal is required.

    New hire or employee removal form

    New hire or employee removal form

    Use this form to add employees not included with your initial marijuana business application and/or to inform the City when an employee is no longer employed by your business.

    Business rules and regulations

  • New Applications Must Include
    • Completed application form, including signature and notary
    • Contact information for on-site manager or point of contact and primary business contact
    • State of Oregon registration from Oregon Health Authority (for medical marijuana business)
    • State of Oregon registration from Oregon Liquor Control Commission (for recreational marijuana business)
    • Certificate of insurance (see insurance requirements for marijuana businesses)
    • Current marijuana worker permit for all employees associated with the business
    • A dimensioned floor plan of the entire space
    • A mechanical ventilation plan
    Business Inspections
    • Quarterly inspections based on City checklist.
    • Random inspections at any time during business hours.
    • Failed inspection can result in re-inspection fees, civil penalties and potential suspension or revocation of a registration.
    Standards of Operation
    • Must comply with all applicable laws.
    • Must meet insurance requirements.
    • Hours of operation are allowed Monday through Saturday from 7:00 am - 10:00 pm daily.
    • Must have a ventilation system to prevent odors from escaping the premises.
    • Must meet lighting requirements.
    • Drive-through or walk-up windows are prohibited.
    • On-site manufacturing prohibited within dispensaries.
    • Outdoor storage prohibited.
    • Sales or transfer of product shall occur inside the business.
    • Secure disposal of marijuana waste required.
    • Marijuana use prohibited on site.
    • Use of open flame/combustibles prohibited.
    Fees and Taxes

    Fees

    • Registration application: $5,130
    • Application completeness review: $260
    • Registration renewal: $5,130
    • Registration update: $260
    • Re-inspection fee: $410 (per site visit)
    • Off-hours inspection: $620 (site visit)
    • Employee roster additions: $110 (application includes first 10)

    Taxes

    Marijuana fee and taxation schedule

    Marijuana quarterly tax report form

    Business Research Facilities, Testing Labs

    Business rules and regulations, and application for testing laboratories and research facilities.

    Marijuana business registration application for testing laboratories and research facilities

    Application must include

    • Oregon Liquor Control Commission registration documentation
    • Description of the proposed business
    • Information about the applicant; owner; financial stakeholders; real property owner/manager; operation manager; employees/volunteers
    Business standards of operation
    • Must comply with all applicable laws
    • Must meet lighting requirements
    • Outdoor storage prohibited
    • Secure disposal of marijuana waste required
    • Marijuana use prohibited on site
    Business fee schedule
    • Registration application $520
    • Registration renewal $520
    • Registration update $260
    Fees and taxes

    Marijuana fee and taxation schedule

    Report marijuana quarterly taxes

  • Contact

    For more information please contact us at 503-618-2715 or MarijuanaBusiness@GreshamOregon.gov.