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TOBACCO RETAILERS LICENSE

Ordinance

City Council passed Ordinance 9782 providing for the licensing of retailers who sell tobacco products. Tobacco product includes:

  • Any product that contains tobacco or nicotine or is made or derived from tobacco that is intended or expected to be ingested, smoked, inhaled, placed in oral or nasal cavities, or applied to the skin of an individual
  • Any electronic device that can be used to deliver nicotine or tobacco to the person using the device, including but not limited to an electronic cigarette, cigar, cigarillo or pipe

The term “non-cigarette tobacco product” does not include any product specifically approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for use in reducing, treating or eliminating nicotine or tobacco dependence, or for other medical purposes, when such product(s) is being marketed and sold solely for such an approved purpose.


Fee

The annual fee for original issuance and renewal of a TOBACCO RETAILERS LICENSE shall be $100.

Licensing Application Process 

The Pueblo City Clerk serves as the licensing officer for the sale of tobacco products. The City Clerk's Office at 719-553-2669 is your contact regarding the licensing. For more information, please view the following documents: