Type 1 and 1B MMRSA: $4,000.00 plus $1,000.00 towards the General Plan Update
Type 1C MMRSA: $2,000.00 PLUS $250.00 towards the General Plan Update
Type 2 and 2B MMRSA: $5,000.00 plus $1,000.00 towards the General Plan Update
Cannanbis Variance Fee: $751.00
Fees shall be paid thereafter annually prior to March 01 of each year.
2017-2018 Applications will be accepted beginning March 1, 2017.
Newly Adopted Regulations:
Ordinance No. 315-816 Enacted August 30 2016
Section IV section 32(o) of the Trinity county code Zoning Ordinance No. 315:
(a) Application grants provisional permission to cultivate marijuana plants within the guidelines of this chapter and state law. Applicants who cultivate pursuant to guidelines of this chapter and applicable state law will be exempt from the plant count restrictions in the existing Trinity County personal grow ordinance.
Instead, Applicants will be subject the square footage provisions in Type I and Type II of MMRSA. (now MCRSA)
(b) Applicants shall be entitled to priority processing for future permit applications. The Order of priority for processing for a permanent license will be determined by date of enrollment in NCRWQCB.
(c) Any permitting required under the future land use ordinance will require enrollment in the NCRWQCB Order #2015-0023 and Applicant must have been compliant with this requirement during the provisional Application period to develop a record of environmental compliance.
(3) Application Registration Requirements
(a) Within sixty (60) days of adoption of this ordinance any person or entity cultivating commercial medical marijuana within Trinity County may register with the TrinityCounty Planning Department. Registration shall be on a form provided by the TrinityCounty Planning Department and, at a minimum, shall require the name and mailing address of the registrant; the location address, Assessor’s Parcel Number and site map of the cultivation location.
(4) Registration Phases
(a) The County will allow a total of 500 registrants to enroll in this Application Program, based on
the sequence of their compliance with NCRWQCB Order #2015-0023.
(6) Performance Standards for Commercial Cultivation of Medical Marijuana
(a) It is declared to be unlawful for any person owning, leasing, occupying or having charge or possession of any parcel of land within any unincorporated area of the County to cause or allow such parcel of land to be used for the outdoor or indoor cultivation of marijuana plants for medicinal purposes in excess of the limitations imposed by this section or personal grow section.
SECTION V. This ordinance is an interim ordinance adopted as an urgency measure pursuant to Government Code section 65858, and it shall be of no further force and effect forty five (45) days from its date of adoption, unless it is extended by further action of the Board of Supervisors, pursuant to Section 65858.
Ordinance number 315-797 – Approved June 5, 2012
(initial moratorium enacted on March 17, 2011)
Re-enacting section 42 to Ordinance 315
- Limiting cultivation to only qualified patients or caregivers.
Cultivation, Harvest, Processing , Drying or Assembling unauthorized land use. Yet Board has directed that the County will not take any enforcement action against any qualified patient who may conduct such activities provided they comply with specific standards.
- Trinity County passed Ordinance number 315-797 in June 2012 that limits personal gardens, indoors or outdoors to:
- For parcels of one acre or less, two marijuana plants or 50 square feet;
- For parcels between one and 2 acres, four plants or 100 square feet;
- For parcels between 2 acres and five acres, six plants or 200 square feet;
- For parcels between five and ten acres, six plants or 300 square feet;
- For parcels of ten acres or greater, eight plants or 400 square feet