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Frequently Asked Questions
Dispensaries, also known as “cannabis stores,” “pot shops,” and “weed stores,” are defined as licensed businesses that sell legal and locally grown cannabis products. Dispensaries can be medical, recreational, or CBD-only.
- To visit a recreational dispensary you must bring a valid ID, such as a driver's license or passport, to show proof you are 21 years or older. It is highly recommended to bring cash, as many dispensaries to not allow you to use a credit or debit card. Bringing cash can also help you avoid ATM fees.
- To enter a medical cannabis dispensary you must bring a valid ID to show proof that you are 18 years of age or older and your medical cannabis card.
Yes, you can go to a dispensary without a medical marijuana card. You only need a medical card if you want to enter a medical marijuana dispensary. Recreational dispensaries do not require medical cards, although you will be required to present a valid photo ID.
Generally, no. Most dispensaries require you to be at least 21 years old (adult use) to enter. However, some states have more lenient laws that allow for adults 18 years of age to receive a medical marijuana card, which allows them to enter a medical dispensary in their state.
Yes, but it depends on where you live. Where weed is legal, some states allow delivery for both medical and recreational cannabis. Check out if there's a delivery dispensary near you with Leafly.
No, dispensaries cannot take credit cards, but more dispensaries are starting to accept debit cards or different forms of credit. Check with your dispensary to learn what form of payments they accept.
No, weed dispensaries do not take insurance.
There is not an official limit on the amount of dispensaries you can visit in one day. However, the total amount of cannabis that can be bought collectively cannot exceed the legal limit set by the state you’re buying in.
In some states, dispensaries may be required to track how much weed you buy.
Dispensaries make money from selling locally grown and licensed cannabis products for medical or recreational use.