Can I grow my own marijuana in Florida?

No, you may not. Only registered MMTCs are able to cultivate marijuana for medicinal purposes.

Is recreational marijuana available in Florida?

No, recreational marijuana is still illegal in Florida. Activists hope one day recreational marijuana will be legal, however, as of now it is not.

Where can I purchase marijuana in Florida?

Qualifying patients are allowed to purchase medical marijuana only at registered Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers (MMTCs).

Can I share my medical cannabis?

No you may not. Medical cannabis is for qualifying patients only and is illegal to share with other patients or non-patients.

Can I smoke cannabis in public in Florida?

No. Public cannabis consumption in Florida is illegal and a punishable offense. Additionally, only qualifying patients are allowed to consume cannabis. Any non-patient caught consuming cannabis will be subject to fines or even jail time.

How do I get a medical marijuana card in Florida?

Patients with qualifying medical conditions must visit a physician to discuss being prescribed medical marijuana. A full medical history examination and physical examination is needed as well. It is up to the doctor to determine if the patient qualifies for medical marijuana. If the patient qualifies, they will receive a written certification.

Is marijuana legal in Florida?

Recreational cannabis is not legal in Florida. Only medical cannabis for qualifying patients with debilitating conditions is legal.

Where can I purchase marijuana in Florida?

You may only purchase medical marijuana from a licensed Medical Marijuana Treatment Center (MMTC).

Where can I consume cannabis in Florida?

Medical cannabis consumption is only allowed on private property out of public sight.

Will insurance cover my medical marijuana in Florida?

Unfortunately, no. Insurance companies have not yet taken on supporting medical cannabis patients.

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