Ready to Become a Patient?

To receive your Nevada medical marijuana card, patients must download and complete the Application Request Form from the Division of Public and Behavioral Health. Before you may obtain a medical marijuana card, you must first obtain a recommendation from a licensed physician for medical cannabis.

Read all about Nevada’s qualifying medical conditions.

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Create Account & Download Application

Download and complete the “Application Request Form” from the Division of Public and Behavioral Health: Create Account Here

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Mail-in with Fee

Mail the completed form with a check or money order for $25 made payable to the Division of Public and Behavioral Health to the following address:

Division of Public and Behavioral Health
Attn: MMR
4150 Technology Way, Suite 104
Carson City, NV 89706

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Application Kit & Doctor Visit

If your form is successfully processed, you will receive an Application Kit in return. Upon receipt of the Application Kit, make an appointment with a qualified physician to obtain a recommendation (not prescription) for medical cannabis. You can go to your standard doctor or a clinic specializing in medical cannabis recommendations.

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Mail-in Application

After completing and notarizing the Application Kit, you must mail it with a $75 check or money order made payable to the Division of Public and Behavioral Health. Mail the kit and the check to the following address:

Division of Public and Behavioral Health
Attn: MMR
4150 Technology Way, Suite 104
Carson City, NV 89706

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Temporary Approval

Once your application has been successfully processed, you will receive a temporary 30-day approval letter after the background check is finished. You can shop at dispensaries as a recreational customer while you wait for your application’s approval.

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Approved Status

When you become fully approved as a medical cannabis patient, an acceptance letter will be sent to your address on file. Take this letter to your local DMV to receive your program identification card.