Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2021
Nov. 12, 2021
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Central Index Key 0001854964  
Entity Registrant Name NewLake Capital Partners, Inc.  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2021  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2021  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 000-56327  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code MD  
Entity Tax Identification Number 83-4400045  
Entity Address, Address Line One 27 Pine Street  
Entity Address, City or Town New Canaan  
Entity Address, State or Province CT  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 06840  
City Area Code 203  
Local Phone Number 594-1402  
Entity Current Reporting Status No  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   21,235,914