Tobacco Retailers

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On October 17, 2016, City Council adopted a Tobacco Retailers Business License requirement for all businesses that are involved in the sales of tobacco and tobacco related products.

A Tobacco Retailer any person who sells tobacco, tobacco products or tobacco paraphernalia.

Tobacco Products include (but are not limited to):

  • cigarettes
  • cigars
  • little cigars
  • chewing tobacco
  • pipe tobacco
  • Electronic cigarettes devices
  • E-juice (for use with electronic cigarettes)


Business License Application

Below is the link to the Tobacco Retailer Business License application:

Tobacco Retailer BL


Operating Guidelines

Chapter 5.114 of the West Hollywood Municipal Code governs the operation of tobacco retailing businesses in West Hollywood.