Uruguay

Where is it safe to purchase & consume?

Uruguay is among the leading countries with cannabis regulations that allow people to purchase, possess and consume. The country has legalized both adult-use and medical. Cannabis can only be purchased at pharmacies and cannot be smoked in enclosed public places.

How Old Do I Need
to Be to Consume?
18+
Recreational
18+
Medical
Possession Limit
for Flower
40g
Recreational
40g
Medical
Possession Limit
for Concentrates
40g
Recreational
40g
Medical
Required Testing

There is currently no lab testing required by the country.

Qualifying Conditions and Patient Rights

Cannabis is made available through the Ministry of Public Health and is regulated for few medical uses, including pain relief, as in the case of cancer, as well as convulsions or epilepsy, degenerative neurological diseases. Cannabis can also be recommended to patients in rehabilitation for addiction. This page was last updated on January 1, 2018.