How to Apply
for a Marijuana Card in
Get a written certification from a licensed physician: To be eligible for a medical marijuana card in Massachusetts, you must first receive a written certification from a licensed physician stating that you have a qualifying medical condition.
Register with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program Online System (Online System) After getting a written certification, you can register with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program (Program) This can be done online or by mail.
Submit an application to the Massachusetts Medical Use of Marijuana Program Along with the registration, you must also submit an application for a medical marijuana card. This application must include proof of residency, a passport-style photo, and the written certification from the licensed physician.
Wait for approval: The Massachusetts Medical Use of Marijuana Program will review your application and determine whether you are eligible for a medical marijuana card. The process can take several weeks, so it is important to be patient.
Visit a dispensary: If your application is approved, you can visit a dispensary and purchase medical marijuana. You will need to bring your medical marijuana card with you.
Here is a comprehensive instructions on how to apply for your card, and a list of dispensaries for your convenience: