FAQ

Can I visit a cannabis club in Barcelona without registration?

It’s forbidden. Cannabis clubs in Barcelona are private and member-only organizations. Thus, you can’t go as a free guest/visitor. The closed nature of associations permits clubs to meet all the requirements of the Spanish Penal Code to operate legally.

Is it safe to visit cannabis clubs in Barcelona?

Yes, it’s totally safe. What’s more, it’s a legal place for marijuana consumption. So, here you can relax and enjoy your time without any worries about police and/or criminal threats. Yet, avoid dirty and poorly stocked clubs.

How to make sure that a cannabis club is licensed?

Some of the main signs that prove the license of a club are:

  • No public advertisements (signs, posters, street promoters, etc.);
  • The application process and pay dues are obligatory.

Is it a must to be a Spanish citizen to become a cannabis club member?

Nope, there is no law that forbids foreigners to become a member and clubs to accept tourists. Thus, not only citizens but visitors of Spain can join a cannabis club in Barcelona.

What about the security and safety of my personal data provided to a cannabis club?

There is no reason to worry about the privacy policy. All the information shared is totally secure and private. The cannabis clubs don’t share their member personal data with any third parties or the government under any circumstances. Besides that, the clubs spend substantial funds on storage equipment to eliminate the risk of fraud and approach this issue with a great sense of responsibility.

How much does club membership cost?

The price of the annual membership varies from club to club. Yet, the cost ranges from 20€ up to 50€.

Why ID is a must be shown in a cannabis club?

This is an obligation for clubs to operate safely without breaking any laws. Being closed organizations, the clubs must make sure that you are a registered member but not a cheater. Herewith, no matter how long you are a member it’s a must to show the ID or any other document with your photo plus their membership card to enter.

Can a get some cannabis online?

No. There is no such service provided by any cannabis club in Barcelona. All you can do online is to learn more about the club and send a request for membership.

Are credit cards accepted in cannabis clubs?

Though some clubs may accept credit cards, the majority prefer cash. That’s why always count only on cash when visiting the club.

What is the legal age to join a cannabis club?

All cannabis consumers are to be at least 18 years old according to Spanish law. That’s why the clubs don’t accept people younger than 18. However, most clubs require you to be at least 21 years old to become a club member. Always double check the age requirements beforehand!

How much weed can be acquired in a cannabis club?

100 grams of weed per month is the maximum allowance.

Where can I legally use marijuana in Barcelona?

There are two main options to choose from:

  • Consume cannabis at home, making sure that nobody sees you;
  • Visit a cannabis club and consume weed products there.

What are Indica, Sativa, Hybrid products?

All that are subspecies of the cannabis plant. Yet, each strain has different effects when consumed:

  • Indica has a sedative effect and provides a deep body relaxation;
  • Sativa has a cerebral effect on humans and boosts energy and creativity;
  • Hybrid is a genetic cross between Sativa and Indica.

What is cannabinoid?

Cannabis contains several hundred chemicals. More than 100 of them are known as cannabinoids, these include THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol), both of which are produced and accumulated in the plant's flower trichomes. The main difference between these two compounds, when it comes to how they affect humans, is that THC makes people feel high, while CBD does not.

Can I cook with weed?

Certainly, there are a lot of cannabis-infused products to get in the clubs or cook by yourself. Cookies, chocolate, ice cream, gummy bears, and many more edibles can be cooked with weed. Yet, it’s crucial not to overdose when cooking and eating weed edibles, because the effects differ a lot from smoking weed.