What do I have to do for the Mississippi state application for medical cannabis?

Once a provider has approved you, you need to apply to the state to receive your medical card within 60 days!

Here's a step-by-step guide for what you'll need to do:

1. Register as a new user with the state here.

2. Receive an email to confirm your email address – click the link to verify your email address.

3. Once logged in, click "Create New Application," then click, "New Patient Registration."

4. Under the "General Information" section, complete all requirements (including your name, social security, phone number, and ID number).

5. Under the "Contact Information" section, complete all requirements.

6. Under "Certifying Practitioner/Condition Information," click "View Available Certification." If there is no certificate on file, please wait. It typically takes a provider 24-48 hours to submit your details.

  • Once selected, check the information and click "Save & Next."

7. If applicable, input the required information under "Caregiver Information." If you do not need a caregiver, select "No" and move on.

8. Under Questions and Attestations complete all requirements.

  • Read each question or attestation and select "Yes.”
  • Complete the digital signature at the bottom

9. Under "Documents," upload the following:

  • Your digital photograph (passport style)
  • Proof of residency
  • Proof of ID
  • Caregiver authorization (if applicable)
  • Parent/legal guardian consent form (if applicable)
  • Proof of legal guardianship (if applicable)

10. Submit your non-refundable state application fee (by credit card or ACH).

11. Once submitted, you will need to wait for state approval.

12. Once approved, you can view and download an electronic identification card.

13. You may now select a licensed dispensary to purchase your medical cannabis.

Please note: At this time, no dispensaries are currently open in Mississippi.


Please note: Per state regulations, you must complete the state side of your application within 60 days of your Leafwell certification.