All Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries) require a Conditional Use Permit and all of the required public hearings, permits, and approvals.


The City of Desert Hot Springs permits the operation of Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries) only in the zoning Districts designated "Commercial."


The City is currently not accepting any new applications for Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries).


The only applications which may proceed at this time are the pending applications that are currently in process and show on this list: 

 Dispensary Contact List



For more information regarding zoning and/or the development and permitting process of a Cannabis Sales Facility, you may contact the Planning Department.


Rebecca Deming

Community Development Director

City of Desert Hot Springs

(760) 329-6411 


You may also review the following Ordinances relating to Cannabis Sales: 

Ordinance 552

Ordinance 553

Ordinance 560

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