Legal status of marijuana in lebanon

Legal status of marijuana in lebanon

Find out about the legal status of medical and recreational marijuana in Lebanon. Is marijuana illegal? Better safe than sorry!


The production, sale and possession of any form of medicinal marijuana products are illegal in Lebanon.


The cultivation, sale, and possession of cannabis for recreational purposes are illegal in Lebanon.

Lebanon is famous for its marijuana production and is particularly famous for its top quality hash. Marijuana grows all around and is massively exploited by many farmers. Any kind of possession of cannabis in Lebanon is still illegal and will be punished.

There has been a clear and loud voice in Lebanon calling to in someway legalize marijuana many farmers all over the country are growing cannabis in big numbers while the money falls into corrupt hands.

Drug enforcement is not a priority with the ongoing war in Syria so more cannabis seems to be grown each year but unfortunately legalization does not seem to be on the agenda as well.