Cannabis Business Licenses

The Business License Division within the Department of Financial Management licenses all cannabis businesses within the City of Long Beach. 

Any business in Long Beach participating in the cultivation, possession, manufacture, distribution, processing, storing, laboratory testing, packaging, labeling, transportation, delivery, and/or sale of cannabis needs a cannabis business license. 

Business License Division
411 W. Ocean Blvd 6th Floor
Long Beach, CA 90802

Which type of license are you interested in? 

Medical Cannabis


Adult-Use Cannabis

 Quick Links

Location Requirements


Application Fees & Forms


Facility Permitting and Inspections

Taxes & Fees 


Applying for a State License 


Services for Licensed Businesses 


Find out how to: 

Find a Cannabis Business

+ Open Cannabis Map

Buy Licensed!

A consumer should always purchase medicinal or adult-use cannabis products from a licensed retailer.
Learn more here.