Nevada State Process

Congratulations on getting approved for your medical certification. Here's a guide to what you need to do next.

After Your Appointment

After seeing a Leafwell physician, you will need to request a cardholder application packet to register with the state. The packet will include several forms including an Attending Healthcare Provider Statement form. Your Leafwell provider will sign and return the Provider Statement within 48 business hours so you can complete your state application. Here's what you need to do:

  1. Create an account with the Nevada Medical Marijuana Program.
  2. Click on ‘Register as a cardholder.’
  3. Upload photos of the front and back of your Nevada ID.
  4. Enter a valid email address and create a password.
  5. Click Register.
  6. Fill out and download the application packet.
  7. Send the paperwork to

If your ID upload is not successful, you can request an application packet by email.

  1. Download and complete an application request form.
  2. Email the request form with copies of the front or back of your Nevada ID to
  3. Once you receive your application packet, email it to

Have the following ready:

  • Completed Registration Application form
  • Completed Waiver form
  • Completed Acknowledgement form
  • Completed Attending Healthcare Provider Statement form
  • Copy of current Nevada State ID or driver’s license issued by DMV (jpg or pdf)
  • Credit/debit card to pay state registration fee
    • $50: 1-year registration
    • $100: 2-year registration (Leafwell patients are certified for 2 years)

Submit Your Application

  1. Log into your account.
  2. Upload the Registration Application, Waiver, Acknowledgement, and Attending Healthcare Provider Statement forms in the designated sections.
  3. Pay the registration fee via credit/debit card.
    1. 1-year registration term for $50.00
    2. 2-year registration term for $100.00 (Leafwell patients are certified for 2 years)
  4. The state will process your application in 24-72 hours.
  5. You can download and print your temporary card which is good for up to 60 days.
  6. Your permanent card will come in the mail within 10 days.

Instructions for Minors

Once the minor has been seen and approved by a Leafwell provider, please follow these instructions:

  1. Guardian or Caregiver sends an email request to the state at with the subject "Minor Applicant" to request an application. Attach the following documents to the email:
    1. Guardian or caregiver's front and back of driver's license
    2. Social Security card
    3. Birth certificate for patients 10 and under or a DMV-issued minor ID or driver's license/permit of patients 11-18.
  2. The state will send two packets:
    1. Minor Release form (must be notarized)
    2. Application with required 'Healthcare Provider Checklist for Minors'
  3. Email the Application with Healthcare Provider Checklist for Minors to and the provider will complete it within 48 business hours.
  4. Email both completed packets back to the state.
  5. Within 48 business hours, receive an approval letter that you can shop with.
  6. The physical card will arrive within 14 business days.