Medical Marijuana Card Information
How to obtain a Medical Marijuana Card
Step 1: Download Application
The first item needed to apply for a Michigan Medical Marijuana Card is to download the Application for Registry Identification Card.
When you have the application, you will need to schedule an appointment to see a licensed, practicing doctor in the state of Michigan to see if you have a condition that qualifies you for treatment with medical marijuana.
The last page of the application is the Physician Recommendation Form. This form needs to be completed and signed by the doctor recommending medical marijuana as a treatment.
Step 2 - Complete Application
After the doctor has filled out the Physician Recommendation Form. It is now time for you (the patient) to gather the documents needed to be copied and sent in with your application. They are as follows:
- Valid Michigan Driver's License, or a
- Signed Michigan voter registration card, or a
- Valid Michigan ID Card
Make sure that a copy of one of the above ID's is legible. Include the copy in the packet to be mailed to the state for approval.
In addition to the proof of residency, all completed applications must include:
- $40 patient application fee - Made out in form of a check or money order to State of Michigan - MMMP
Step 3 - Submit the application
Once you and your doctor have filled out the application completely. As well as copy of residency and check or money order in an envelop with stamp send to the following address:
Michigan Medical Marijuana Program
P.O. Box 30083
Lansing, MI 48909
If your application was submitted completely and correctly, Michigan will notify you within 15 business days whether it was accepted or rejected.