What do I need to bring with me when I visit Verilife’s Ottawa dispensary?
If you're visiting a Verilife dispensary as a medical patient, please be sure to bring your medical marijuana card, as well as a state-issued ID so you can purchase medical marijuana products. If you're visiting one of our dispensaries to purchase recreational marijuana, you simply need a state-issued ID. (Most forms of government-issued identification are accepted.)
Do you have a loyalty program at your Ottawa, IL dispensary?
Yes, our VeriVIP program is available to all of our guests. Learn more about our rewards program and sign up today.
Can I pay with a credit card?
We accept debit cards at our Ottawa, IL dispensary. We also have an on-site ATM.
How can I get a medical marijuana card in Illinois?
If you are interested in learning more about registering as a medical cannabis patient in Illinois, read our Get a Card guide.
What is the tax on recreational marijuana in Ottawa, IL?
Illinois taxes recreational cannabis products based on the amount of THC and the type of product:
- 10% sales tax - cannabis flower and products with less than 35% THC
- 20% sales tax - cannabis-infused products like edibles
- 25% sales tax - products with more than 35% THC
These amounts are in addition to local state, county, and municipal taxes applied at the dispensary. Dispensary staff can answer any questions about the amount of sales tax you can expect to pay.
How much marijuana can I purchase at the Ottawa dispensary?
Recreational purchase amounts vary depending on your residential status in Illinois. Illinois residents are allowed to purchase up to 30 grams of marijuana flower; 5 grams of marijuana concentrates; and up to 500 milligrams of THC in marijuana-infused products.
If you are not a resident of Illinois, you are able to purchase up to 15 grams of marijuana flower; up to 5 grams of concentrates; and up to 500 milligrams of THC in marijuana-infused products.
NOTE: These totals are cumulative, meaning a person 21 years of age or older may possess a combination of marijuana flower, cannabis-infused products, and concentrates up to the limit for each category of product.
Where can I buy edibles in Ottawa?
Our Ottawa dispensary offers a comprehensive selection of edibles for medical patients and recreational marijuana guests. Our Ottawa menu boasts delicious cannabis-infused candies, chocolate, drinks, popsicles, and other snacks from great cannabis brands.