Marijuana Retail Establishments

Marijuana retail establishments are entities licensed to purchase, repackage, white-label, and transport marijuana or marijuana product from other marijuana establishments and to sell to Consumers. Unless licensed, retailers are prohibited from offering Marijuana or Marijuana Products for the purposes of on-site social consumption on the premises. Please see the Cannabis Control Commission's Regulations for additional information.

The Town has a maximum cap of four Special Permits and four Licenses for retail marijuana establishments. As of June 2021, four establishments, NETA, Sanctuary Medicinals, Mission MA Inc., and Comm Ave Canna have received Special Permits and Licenses. NETA and Sanctuary Medicinals are currently in operation.

NETA will appear before the Select Board on July 27, 2021, at approximately 7:30 pm to modify its license conditions to partner with an Equity Marijuana Courier to deliver adult-use marijuana. Packet Materials can be found here.

Mission MA, Inc. will host a community meeting on July 22, 2021, at 6:00 pm, to present the opening plan for the dispensary located at 1024 Commonwealth Avenue, Brookline. The agenda will include an introduction of the Mission MA team and a review of the opening plan for the dispensary. Please see the meeting notice here

Mission MA, In. will appear before the Select Board on August 3, 2021, at approximately 7:00 pm. Packet Materials will be uploaded by July 27, 2021.


The Town has a maximum cap of four Special Permits and four Licenses for retail marijuana establishments. As of March 2021, two establishments, NETA and Sanctuary Medicinals, have received Special Permits and Licenses. NETA and Sanctuary Medicinals are currently in operation. Two additional applications have been approved by the Zoning Board of Appeals; Mission Inc. and Comm Ave Canna. Neither Mission Inc. nor Comm Ave Canna has applied for a Marijuana Retail Establishment License.

The Town has a maximum cap of four Special Permits and four Licenses for retail marijuana establishments. As of March 2021, two establishments, NETA and Sanctuary Medicinals, have received Special Permits and Licenses. NETA and Sanctuary Medicinals are currently in operation. Two additional applications have been approved by the Zoning Board of Appeals; Mission Inc. and Comm Ave Canna. Neither Mission Inc. nor Comm Ave Canna has applied for a Marijuana Retail Establishment License.

The Town has a maximum cap of four Special Permits and four Licenses for retail marijuana establishments. As of March 2021, two establishments, NETA and Sanctuary Medicinals, have received Special Permits and Licenses. NETA and Sanctuary Medicinals are currently in operation. Two additional applications have been approved by the Zoning Board of Appeals; Mission Inc. and Comm Ave Canna. Neither Mission Inc. nor Comm Ave Canna has applied for a Marijuana Retail Establishment License.