On December 5, 2017, the Santa Barbara City Council adopted an ordinance adding Chapter 9.44 Commercial Cannabis Businesses to the Santa Barbara Municipal Code to regulate and permit Commercial Cannabis Businesses in the City including:
On January 23, 2018, The City Council established the procedures to govern the application process for the types of cannabis businesses listed above.
The City conducted a competitive permitting process in spring and summer of 2018.
On January 23, 2018, the City Council established a maximum of three (3) Retailer-Storefront Commercial Cannabis Businesses to be allowed within the City at any given time. Phase II (initial) and Phase IV (final) score sheets are available at the link below.
Phase II (initial) and Phase IV (final) score sheets are available at the links below.
Santa Barbara Manufacturing and Supply Company, LLC
An archive of information related to the competitive permitting process is available at this link.