Marijuana Zoning


On December 18, 2018, the South Portland City Council adopted updates to regulations for marijuana establishments. The adopted ordinances, performance standards, and land use application can be found below. All marijuana establishments (Medical & Adult Use) are required to apply for land use approval using this application. Other approvals may be required in order for you to operate your establishment. Please contact either Community Planner listed below to discuss what approvals may be necessary.

Steve Puleo,, 207-767-7648

Justin Barker,, 207-767-7633

Additionally, all marijuana establishments require both state and local licenses. For information related to licensing, please contact Emily Scully, City Clerk (, 207-767-3201).  (Note: No Adult Use Marijuana Establishments may operate until the State of Maine releases Rules and Regulations regarding State licensing of these establishments. Click here for more information.)  For State Medical Marijuana Licensing and Regulations, click here.

File Name Date Added File Size
ORDINANCE #2-1819.pdf 1/15/2019 184.87 KB
ORDINANCE #3-1819.pdf 1/15/2019 216.64 KB
CH27_ArticleXIX.pdf 1/15/2019 217.79 KB
Modified Site Plan for Marijuana Establishments.pdf 2/19/2019 1,215.88 KB
Sensitive Use Analysis.pdf 4/29/2019 1,554.87 KB