Did you know that you will be required to submit a Premises Diagram with your application for your State of California Cannabis Permit? Here are the requirements of the Premises Diagram portion of your application and I have highlighted some of the important requirements to keep in mind:


  • 5006. Premises Diagram


An applicant shall submit to the Bureau, with the application, a complete and detailed diagram of the proposed premises.


The diagram shall show the boundaries of the property and the proposed premises to be licensed, showing all boundaries, dimensions, entrances and exits, interior partitions, walls, rooms, windows, doorways, and common or shared entryways, and shall include a brief statement or description of the principal activity to be conducted therein.


The diagram shall show and identify commercial cannabis activities that will take place in each area of the premises, and identify limited-access areas.


The diagram shall show where all cameras are located and assign a number to each camera for identification purposes.


The diagram shall be to scale.


The diagram shall not contain any highlighting and the markings on the diagram shall be in black and white print.


If the proposed premises consists of only a portion of a property, the diagram must be labeled indicating which part of the property is the proposed premises and what the remaining property is used for.


If the proposed premises will be a microbusiness, in addition to the requirements of subsections (b) through (g), the diagram must also include measurements of the planned canopy, including aggregate square footage and individual square footage of separate cultivation areas, if any.


Authority: Section 26013, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Section 26051.5, Business and Professions Code.


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