Get a Medical Cannabis Card

in Maryland


What you will need:

1. An email address
2. The last four digits of your Social Security Number
3. A valid government-issued photo ID
4. Proof of residency in Maryland
5. A clear, recent photo of yourself on a white background
6. Payment of $50 for the patient application fee

Note: All documents must be dated within the past 90 days

More information about accepted documents and eligibility for payment waivers can be found at


1. Complete and submit an online application

Visit the MMCC registry (OneStop Portal) ​and click Create Account under the Patients heading. Be sure to verify your email address.

2. Receive approval from the MMCC

Completed applications will be reviewed by MMCC and you will receive a follow-up email advising whether or not your application has been approved. This email will include your MMCC Patient ID Number, which your physician will need to issue your written certification for medical cannabis. Once you have a written certification, you will also need to provide your Patient ID Number when visiting a licensed dispensary to purchase medical cannabis.

Optional: Designate a caregiver

3. Visit a registered physician to confirm you have one of the eligible conditions

After receiving MMCC approval, you are ready to visit a provider registered with MMCC to obtain a valid certification proving that you experience one of the qualifying conditions. Once fully registered and in possession of a valid certification, you will be able to print your temporary MMCC patient ID card, this will be required to purchase medical cannabis from a licensed Maryland dispensary.​

4. Visit a Dispensary to purchase Medical Cannabis

Please be sure to have valid photo ID and your MMCC Patient ID Number with you when you visit a registered Maryland dispensary.​


Get started with the application process today! Follow the link below to join the patient registry and take the first step toward obtaining your Medical Cannabis ID card.

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I am at least 18 years of age

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Reduced fee eligible means:

Senior Citizen, age 65 and older


Military Veteran (submit DD-214 Form)​

Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI)​

Submit "Verification of Benefits" letter from SSA.GOV​

MD Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)​

MD Medicaid​

MD Temporary Disability Benefits​

Medicare-under the age of 65​