Yes. There are dispensaries in the City of North Las Vegas. Per Chapter 5.29.070 of the North Las Vegas Code of Ordinances, the city council may issue licenses to marijuana retail establishments to operate in the city. You can find marijuana retail outlets selling medical and recreational cannabis in the same facilities in North Las Vegas.
Yes. There are medical cannabis dispensaries in the city. Dispensaries selling medical marijuana in the city are typically dual licensees, meaning they are also able to sell recreational cannabis to qualified persons. Chapter 5.29.070 of the city code provides for the licensing of medical marijuana retail outlets.
Yes. You can buy medical and recreational cannabis from online cannabis dispensaries in North Las Vegas. North Las Vegas weed dispensaries have online menus on their websites for buyers to place their orders.
Cannabis stores in North Las Vegas are accessible to both locals and visitors. No longer is a medical marijuana card mandatory buy marijuana in the city. You can purchase cannabis for recreational use if you have a government-issued ID demonstrating you are of legal age to use cannabis (21 years old). To purchase cannabis for medical purposes, however, you must still provide a valid medical marijuana card. You may use a medical marijuana card granted by Nevada or any other U.S. state.
Dispensaries in North Las Vegas will not sell more than the stipulated quantities to customers. Therefore, recreational users cannot buy more than 1 ounce of cannabis, and medicinal users cannot purchase more than 2.5 ounces. Typically, purchases are made with debit cards or cash.
North Las Vegas cannabis dispensaries are required to comply with and operate by the following rules:
License and Permit: A dispensary must obtain a valid cannabis establishment license duly issued by the state regulating authority and a City of North Las Vegas Permit before commencing operation
Sale Method: A dispensary may not dispense cannabis or cannabis products other than direct, face-to-face, in-person transfer to the holder of a registry identification card or designated primary, or persons 21 years of age or older with valid identification
ID Check and Inventory Control: A retail cannabis store or cannabis dispensary must maintain an electronic verification system, inventory control system, and identification scanner
Cannabis Use: A dispensary may not allow the use, smoking, ingestion, or consumption of any cannabis or cannabis product on the licensed premises
Sale Limit: A dispensary may not sell more than 28.35 grams of usable cannabis, a one-eighth ounce of concentrated cannabis containing no more than 3,543 milligrams of THC, or a combination of usable and concentrated cannabis not to exceed the legal limit
Recreational Laws in North Las Vegas
Per the Nevada Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act of 2016, the following regulations guide recreational cannabis possession and use in North Las Vegas:
Adults aged 21 or older can have up to 1 ounce of flower, edibles, and topicals or 1/8 of an ounce of concentrated cannabis
It is illegal for persons under 21 to buy, possess, or use retail cannabis
It is illegal to drive or operate machinery under the influence of cannabis
Cannabis purchase is only legal if done at the premises of a state-licensed retail outlet
Cannabis use in public places or moving vehicles is illegal
Adults of legal age can grow cannabis at home for personal use if there are no state-licensed cannabis retailers within 25 miles of their residences. When cultivation is legal, up to six cannabis plants can be grown, but no more than 12 cannabis plants may be cultivated per household. The cultivation must happen in an enclosed area not visible from a public place. The cultivator must also have the permission of the property owner prior to cultivating cannabis for personal use on the property
North Las Vegas employers and property owners are permitted to restrict recreational cannabis activities on their properties
Shipping cannabis across state lines is illegal
Possessing or consuming cannabis on federal properties is illegal
Patients in North Las Vegas with qualifying medical conditions under the Nevada Medical Use of Marijuana Act and registered in the Nevada Medical Marijuana Patient Cardholder Registry may consume medical cannabis legally.
Note that persons consuming cannabis for medical uses without valid medical marijuana cards will not be excluded from the state's criminal statutes regarding the medicinal use of marijuana per Section 453A of the Nevada Revised Statutes.
North Las Vegas residents under the age of 18 are permitted to apply for inclusion in the Medical Marijuana Patient Cardholder Registry. However, minors must designate adult caregivers to administer medical cannabis on their behalf. If you are registered for medical cannabis use in North Las Vegas, you are allowed to have up to 2.5 ounces of concentrates, edibles, flowers, and topicals every 14 days. Patients may also grow up to 12 cannabis plants at home for medicinal purposes.
You can commence an application for a medical marijuana card by requesting an application request form. You can request this form by mailing a pre-application form to the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health. Complete the adult application request form or the minor application request form and provide a clear picture or copy of the front and back of your Nevada DMV driver's license or ID card by mail to:
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health
ATTN: Medical Marijuana Division
4126 Technology Way, Suite 100
Carson City, Nevada 89706
Or by email to:
Alternatively, you may complete your application online. To do so, visit the Nevada Medical Marijuana Patient Cardholder Registry and click "Register as a Cardholder." Create a registry profile and download and print the application. You will be required to provide the healthcare provider statement, waiver and acknowledgment forms, and a copy (front and back) of your Nevada identity card. All completed forms and required forms must be scanned and uploaded for submission on the registry portal. Note that an application fee of $50 or $100 applies depending on the registration type (1 or 2-year registration).
After the approval of your application, your card should be ready within two weeks and will be mailed to your address upon issuance.
Cannabis use is legal on private properties, such as at home, provided the property owner has not prohibited it.
You may buy cannabis from a North Las Vegas dispensary if you are at least 21 or possess a medical marijuana card. As credit cards are not accepted, you should also have cash or be prepared to withdraw cash from an ATM at the dispensary to pay for your purchases.
An eighth of cannabis flower costs between $40 and $50, while a gram of cannabis concentrate may cost anything between $25 and $60.
Some popular cannabis strains in North Las Vegas are:
9 Pound Hammer
Sour Banana Sherbet
No. Smoking cannabis in public is illegal in North Las Vegas.
You can have 28.25 grams of usable cannabis or 1/8 ounce of concentrated cannabis not containing more than 3,543 milligrams of THC. Medical marijuana patients can have up to 2.5 ounces of cannabis every 14 days.
No. Cannabis is still illegal under federal law and may not be shipped across state lines in or out of North Las Vegas, even if being shipped to a jurisdiction where it is legal.
Yes. Cannabis buyers can order cannabis online in the City of North Las Vegas.
The North Las Vegas Code of Ordinances contains no stipulated operation hours for dispensaries licensed to operate in the city. Therefore, you can find 24-hour dispensaries in the city. To find the addresses and operation hours of North Las Vegas dispensaries, search online using the phrase “North Las Vegas dispensaries near me.”
Yes. North Las Vegas visitors can use medical and recreational dispensaries in the city.
Yes. You need a medical marijuana card or a valid government-issued ID showing you are of legal age (21) to enter a North Las Vegas dispensary.
Thrive Cannabis Marketplace, and Reef Dispensaries are leading cannabis dispensaries in North Las Vegas.
Yes. Section 5.29.140 (L) of the North Las Vegas Code of Ordinances requires cannabis retail outlets to maintain an identification scanner in accordance with the Nevada cannabis regulating authority.
There are eight dispensaries in North Las Vegas.
No. North Las Vegas dispensaries do not accept credit cards. Cash or debit cards are typically used to complete purchases.
You can visit multiple North Las Vegas dispensaries in one day.
No. Insurance does not pay for medical cannabis in North Las Vegas.
Yes. North Las Vegas retail cannabis dispensaries are required, pursuant to Section 5.29.140 (L) of the city code, to maintain inventory control. Hence, dispensaries in the city track weed purchases.
To enter a North Las Vegas adult-use dispensary, you must be 21 or older. If you want to enter a medical marijuana dispensary in the city, you must be 18 or older.
The Nevada Cannabis Compliance Board regulates cannabis operations in North Las Vegas. You may contact the Board at:
700 East Warm Springs Road
North Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone 1: (775) 687-6299
Phone 2: (833) 684-0681
To report illegal marijuana activities in North Las Vegas, you may file a report to the Nevada Cannabis Compliance Board using the CCB’s online complaint tool or contact the North Las Vegas Police Department by calling (702) 633-9111.