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City of Desert Hot Springs Cannabis General Information

City of Desert Hot Springs Development Permitting Process for Cannabis Facilities

All Cannabis Facilities require a Conditional Use Permit and all of the required public hearings, permits, and approvals. All Cannabis Cultivation Facilities are only permitted in the Light Industrial Zoning District, and all Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries) are only permitted in the Commercial Zoning Districts of the City.The City hereby provides you with an Orientation Packet and Orientation Video that you may utilize to help you understand the process and all of the required approvals. Interested parties can view a recorded session and download information using the following links below:


For more detailed information regarding the development and permitting process for cannabis related projects you may contact the Planning Department at (760) 329-6411, or at the contact below:

Daniel Porras
Community Development Director
City of Desert Hot Springs
65950 Pierson Boulevard
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
(760) 329-6411
dporras@cityofdhs.org

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