Delaware Medical Marijuana

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Patient Applications

In order to qualify for a Medical Marijuana card, you must meet the following qualifications:

Be 18 years of age or older or be a pediatric patient with parental consent.

Be diagnosed with a qualifying medical condition - list can be found here.

Have a Physician Certification from a Delaware licensed MD or DO.

Be a Delaware resident with proof of residency. (DE Driver's License or DE State ID)

The Oversight Committee webpage has details on how to request the addition of a new medical condition to the qualifying list.

Steps to start the application process and required items needed:

Step 1 - Physician Certification

The first step to getting a medical marijuana registry card in Delaware is to meet with your physician about medical marijuana. Your physician MUST be licensed to practice in Delaware and be a MD (Medical Doctor) or DO (Doctor of Osteopathic medicine). Depending on if you apply online or via paper application, your physician will complete a physician certification if he or she feels that you will benefit from the use of medical marijuana.

Step 2 - Complete the Patient Application

Complete the patient application, or pediatric patient application, in its entirety. You can apply online, or print a paper copy of the application. If you will require a caregiver, ensure that the caregiver completes a caregiver application. Information on how a caregiver can apply can be found here.

Step 3 - Pay the non-refundable application fee

The fee is $50.00 and is non-refundable for all who apply. If you apply online, there will be a section for payment options. If you are mailing your application, please include a check or money order for $50.00, payable to the State of Delaware.

Step 4 - Submit proof of age and residency

You, or parents or legal guardian for pediatric patients, must upload a copy of your Delaware issued driver’s license or State issued ID with your application. If you are mailing your application, send a clear photocopy of your Delaware issued driver’s license or State issued ID.

If you are mailing your application, please send to:

Division of Public Health
Medical Marijuana Program
Jesse Cooper Building, Suite 140
417 Federal St.
Dover, DE 19901

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