Avoid fake cannabis clubs – Real clubs don’t use promoters or intermediaries that meet you somewhere on the street. Many tourist end up in hospitals every year because of smoking fake weed sold by these clubs.
Don’t talk to street promoters – Real cannabis clubs don’t work with promoters. If police catches you buying drugs from them, you could get in serious trouble.
Real cannabis clubs are well known and there is plenty of information about them on the Internet. So, avoid anything else to be safe.
You must become a member to enter the club – Cannabis clubs are not stores opened to the public. Anyone wishing to get weed must complete full membership registration and pay the €20 for the annual membership fee.
No guest policy allowed – If you are coming with someone else, they must also complete the membership registration and pay the membership fee.
Contact any cannabis club within 24 hours of the visit. Cannabis clubs may cancel new membership applications with short notice, so don’t contact them more than 2 days in advance.
Show the replied message at the reception desk – Some cannabis club will send you a message with instructions to identify yourself as a legal adult at the reception desk before answering further questions. Take a screen shot of that message and show it along with your ID to avoid confusion.
Don’t ask questions by email or over the phone – Fill in your details on the contact page of their website and follow the instructions. For further questions, show your ID at the reception desk to introduce yourself as a legal adult.
It’s illegal for cannabis clubs to disclose information about their menu to the public. It’s considered promotion, which is illegal.
Foreigners can join cannabis clubs – You don’t need a Spanish citizenship to join a cannabis club. Foreigners over 18 years of age can complete full membership registration with any government-issued ID: passport, drivers license, etc.
Bring a government issued ID – You need to have an ID with you at all times: passport, driver’s license or any ID from your country. Cannabis clubs don’t accept student IDs.
You must always take your ID and membership card to enter the club. Even if you are already a member. If you’ve lost your membership card, you may need to pay no more than €4 for a new card.
Maximum allowance: 100 grams per month – Members of cannabis clubs can get up to 50 grams of weed and 50 grams of resin per month.
BEHAVE!!! – Be discreet, respectful and quiet at all times. Don’t move in groups larger than 5 people and don’t take any luggage to the club.
Any misbehavior could lead to the cancellation of your membership and permanent expulsion from the club.
Don’t leave anyone waiting outside the club – Police may think you are getting weed for someone else. If you are caught exchanging money and/or weed, you may be charged with drug trafficking and prosecuted as a criminal offender.
Don’t use financial words in connection with cannabis – Incorrect: “buy weed” or “purchase weed”. Correct: “get weed” or “acquire weed”.
The price of marijuana ranges between €8 – €25 per gram and they are presented in bags of €10 – €20 and €50.
Possession of cannabis on the street is illegal and penalized with a heavy fine. Most people put it in their underwear, but cannabis clubs are obliged to advise you against this.
Remember to leave a review on Google or on the Facebook page of favourite cannabis club. The cannabis community appreciates this.