Ventura County

Regulations for Cannabis Related Commercial Activity

County Description

Ventura County is a county in the southern part of the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 823,318 The county seat is Ventura. Ventura County comprises the Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA Combined Statistical Area. It is also considered the southernmost county along the California Central Coast.

Political Statistics

County Board of Supervisors

State Senate

CA State Senate (District 9 and District 27)

Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson -DEM

Senator Henry Stern -DEM

State Assembly

CA State Assembly (District 37, District 38, District 44 and District 45)
Assembly Member Monique Limon -DEM
Assembly Member Dante Acosta -REP
Assembly Member Jacqui Irwin -DEM
Assembly Member Matt Dababneh -DEM

US Senators

U.S. Senators –State of California
Kamala Harris and Diane Feinstein

CULTIVATION

BANNED

8171-4.5 – No permit or entitlement shall be issued for the following prohibited uses: Added

  • a. The operation of medical cannabis dispensaries, and the manufacturing, processing, storage or sales of medical cannabis or medical cannabis products.This prohibition does not apply to the delivery and transport of medical cannabis and does not apply to uses by a qualified patient or primary caregiver for which a permit is not required pursuant to Business and Professions Code Section 19319. The definitions in Business and Professions Code Section 19300.5 shall apply to this subparagraph.
  • b. The cultivation of medical cannabis as those terms are defined in Business and Professions Code Section 19300.5 for which a license is required pursuant to Health and Safety Code Section 11362.777.

(Ord. No. 4485, 1-26-2016)

MANUFACTURING

BANNED

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RETAIL

BANNED

Ventura County Municipal Code 8171-4.5

No permit or entitlement shall be issued for the following prohibited uses: Added

  • a. The operation of medical cannabis dispensaries, and the manufacturing, processing, storage or sales of medical cannabis or medical cannabis products. This prohibition does not apply to the delivery and transport of medical cannabis and does not apply to uses by a qualified patient or primary caregiver for which a permit is not required pursuant to Business and Professions Code Section 19319. The definitions in Business and Professions Code Section 19300.5 shall apply to this subparagraph.
  • b. The cultivation of medical cannabis as those terms are defined in Business and Professions Code Section 19300.5 for which a license is required pursuant to Health and Safety Code Section 11362.777.
    (Ord. No. 4485, 1-26-2016)

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