AGCO Announces Fees for Cannabis Retail Applications
In a webinar held this morning, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (“AGCO”) announced the application fees for the three types of licences/authorizations that will be required to legally operate a cannabis retail store in Ontario.
Each licence/authorization will have a separate application process with fees for each application.
The fees for the three types of cannabis retail applications will be:
1. Retail operator licence: $6,000
2. Retail store authorization: $4,000
3. Retail store manager licence: $750
All three licences/authorizations will initially be granted for a two-year term, after which they can be renewed for a period of either two or four years.
The fees for renewal applications will be:
1. Retail operator licence:
a. Two-year term: $2,000
b. Four-year term: $4,000
2. Retail store authorization:
a. Two-year term: $3,500
b. Four-year term: $7,000
3. Retail manager licence:
a. Two-year term: $500
b. Four-year term: $1,000
For more information about the three types of licences/authorizations required, please click here.
For legal assistance with any aspect of the licensing process, please contact cannabis lawyer Magdalena Fish at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (647) 720-2929.