Budgeting for a Local Tobacco Retailer License Fee in California

Budgeting for a Local Tobacco Retailer License Fee in California

A Checklist for Cities and Counties

The effectiveness of any local California tobacco retailer license (TRL) ordinance depends largely on enforcement. The ability to fund implementation and enforcement is thus important for communities interested in adopting a TRL ordinance. This checklist is designed to help jurisdictions think through all the costs associated with a TRL ordinance.

Be sure to check out our Tobacco Licensing Fee Calculator, and all of our resources on tobacco retailer licensing.