FAQ

We are happy to answer any questions you have about the medical marijuana licensing process, but please check if your question is answered below before calling. Click on a questions to view the answers. Contact us if you can’t find the answer you are looking for.

  • What is a qualifying condition?
    A qualifying condition is one or more of the following:
    • Cancer
    • Glaucoma
    • Positive status for Human Immunodeficiency Virus
    • Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
    • Hepatitis C
    • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Agitation of Alzheimer's Disease
    • Nail Patella
    • A chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces 1 or more of the following:
      • Cachexia or wasting syndrome
      • Severe and chronic pain
      • Severe nausea
    • Seizures, including but not limited to those characteristic of epilepsy Or severe and persistent muscle spasms, including but not limited to those characteristic of multiple sclerosis
    • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • What do I need to bring to my appointment?
    • A VALID Michigan Drivers License or State ID. (No passports),
    • Documentation indicating your qualifying condition. (Prescriptions will not be accepted)
  • When can I obtain medication?
    If you are not in possession of a registry card, you must carry a temporary card to enter a dispensary or purchase product from a Caregiver or possess Marijuana plants. A temporary card is a combination of 3 elements which must be presented 20 business days AFTER the State receives your application:
    1. A copy of your original Application
    2. A copy of your original Physician's Certification
    3. A copy of both sides of your cashed check / money order from the state OR the certified letter receipt from the post office.