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Retail Marijuana Fees#

All fees payable to the City of Fort Collins - Options for payment include:

NEW-Online: Pay City Fee online - link below-Register for your account. 

Fees for paying online are as follows: ECheck - $.50. For Debit/Credit card payments is 2% plus $.25, then 2.75% over $2500. If you choose to pay by ECheck make sure you have the correct account and routing number; if incorrect, you will be charged additional fees. 

Online Payment for Cannabis Applications and License Fees

https://magic.collectorsolutions.com/magic-ui/en-US/Login/city-of-fort-collins

By Mail check or money order:  Mail fees to The City of Fort Collins, Clerk’s Office: Attn: T. Gula-Yeast: City Clerk's Office 300 LaPorte Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521

By in person: Licensees can drop off a check(s) in person at the City Clerk's office during business hours 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (M-F, except for holidays)

Fees for Marijuana Licenses and Amendment Applications#

License application fees (set by State statute and collected by the State):

Application fees are non-refundable. If an applicant does not successfully obtain a local license, they may request a refund of the license fee by emailing a completed refund marijuana request form to Talisa Gula-Yeast

For questions about state application or license fees, visit the state’s Information for Marijuana Licensees webpage or contact the Marijuana Enforcement Division.

For questions about social equity application and license fees with the City of Fort Collins, please contact: tgula-yeast@fcgov.com

For facilities not currently licensed for retail marijuana in Fort Collins. The State (MED) Licensing Authority will collect fees pursuant to Article 10. See Marijuana Enforcement Division Fee Schedule. The applicant will need Separate checks at the MED. The MED will send the local licensing authority (City of Fort Collins) the Retail Application Fees along with the application.

Retail Marijuana Application Fees Fees
Social Equity Retail Marijuana Application Fee email Tee
Retail Marijuana Store with existing medical store  $2,500 (collected by the MED)
Retail Marijuana Cultivation Facility (RMCF) $2,500 (collected by the MED)
Retail Marijuana Products Manufacturer (RMPMF) $2,500 (collected by the MED)
Retail Marijuana Testing Facility (RMT) $500 (collected by the MED)
Retail Marijuana Business Operator (RMO) $500 (collected by the MED)

Retail Marijuana License Fees#

Retail Marijuana License Fees Fees
Social Equity Licensees email Tee
Retail Marijuana Store (RMJS) $3,000
Retail Marijuana Cultivation Facility (RMCF) $2,000
Retail Marijuana Products Manufacturer (RMPMF) $2,000
Retail Marijuana Testing Facility (RMT) $2,000
Retail Marijuana Business Operator (RMO) $2,000

Retail Marijuana Operating Fee (Annual)#

Retail Marijuana Operating Fees Fees
Social Equity Licensee  
Retail Marijuana Store (RMJS) $5,000
Retail Marijuana Cultivation Facility (RMCF) $3,000
Retail Marijuana Products Manufacturer (RMPMF) $3,000
Retail Marijuana Testing Facility (RMT) $3,000
Retail Marijuana Business Operator (RMO) $3,000

Retail Marijuana Other Amendment Application Fees#

Retail Marijuana Other Amendment Application Fees Fees
Transfer of ownership to a new entity $2,500
Change of ownership makeup of current licensee $1,000
Change of location $1,000
Trade name change $100
Manager registration:combined licenses $100 (medical/retail) or Single License: $75 $75
Modification of premises $500
Renewal of each license $500
Reinstatement of license (note: no more late renewals in 2020) $500
Exemptions from Change owner applications $200