Cannabis Establishments in Unincorporated Clark County
Instructions for Applying for a Business License
Cannabis establishments include Cannabis Stores, Cultivation and Production Facilities, Cannabis Testing Facilities and Cannabis Distributors. Applicants for Cannabis Stores, Cultivation and Production Facilities, Cannabis Testing Facilities and Cannabis Distributors must have a valid license from the State of Nevada Cannabis Compliance Board and Zoning approval.
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To start the application process, read the instructions for a cannabis establishment. MAKE SURE TO PROVIDE ALL THE REQUIRED FORMS and SUPPLEMENTAL DOCUMENTATION AS OUTLINED IN THE INSTRUCTIONS. PLEASE SUBMIT A COMPLETE APPLICATION.
Required Cannabis Forms
- Clark County Business License Application Form
The Clark County Business License Application Form is the first document required for all privileged business license applications submitted to our office.
- Privileged & Regulated Financial Questionnaire
The Privileged & Regulated Financial Questionnaire must also be completed. It is used to provide information about the Business Entity, ownership, officers, and source of funds and other information relevant to the licensing process. BE SURE TO PROVIDE ALL THE SUPPLEMENTAL DOCUMENTATION AS OUTLINED IN THIS QUESTIONNAIRE AS INCOMPLETE DOCUMENTATION CAN RESULT IN APPLICATION PROCESSING DELAYS.
- Cannabis Establishment Ownership Disclosure Form
Clark County Business License requires the Ownership Disclosure of each individual owner of every business entity with an ownership interest in the Cannabis Establishment.
Applications for a Cannabis Support Business License
To apply for a Cannabis Support Business License, please read the instructions and submit the documents requested therein.
Change of Location for Cannabis Establishments
To apply for a Change of Location for a Cannabis Establishment, please read the instructions and submit the required documents to the Department.
Transfer of Ownership for Cannabis Establishments
To file a Transfer of Ownership for a Cannabis Establishment, please read the instructions and submit the required documents to the Department.
Odor Control Plan Template
Read the Odor Control Plan Template for cannabis businesses.
Adopted Business License Ordinance
The Clark County Department of Business License has adopted a Business License ordinance to Title 8 of the Clark County Code, by adding a new Chapter 8.60 ("Medical Cannabis Establishments") and amending Title 12, Section 12.06.030 and Title 24, Section 24.34.020 to establish regulations pertaining to the operation of medical cannabis establishments including operational requirements, business license fees, sales of certain paraphernalia and exemptions of watering restrictions and providing that certain acts are unlawful.
Special Use Permit Application Notification - Cannabis Dispensaries
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Cannabis Establishments - List of Approved Special Use Permits
See the list of approved special use permits for Cannabis dispensaries.
New Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Area Command Contact Information
Read the LVMPD Area Command Contact Information letter.