Both Medical and Retail Marijuana businesses intending to operate within city limits need to be licensed with the City of Aspen and the State of Colorado.
New Retail Marijuana licenses will only be granted to existing Medical Marijuana businesses. In October 2014, the City of Aspen will be accepting new applications for Retail Marijuana stores - but they will be issued January 2015 at the earliest.
The City is currently accepting all new Medical Marijuana license applications.
How to Apply
You will need to review and submit the following forms to the City Clerk's office.
State Registration Information
You can apply and find additional resources, information and state guidelines on the Colorado Department of Revenue: Marijuana Licensing Information page.