In order to get your NY State Medical Marijuana card, you need to get on the NY State website.
- first you need to sign up to my.ny.gov and get a username and password (WRITE THEM DOWN ! ! ! )
- then you need to get on the NY State Medical Marijuana Program page and sign up for your card
It can be a hassle, so here are some tips.
They key here is to write your username and password down in a safe place. You WILL need this later !
NYS MM program card
First, sign on to your my.ny.gov account with your username and password.
Next click on “Health Applications”.
Then click on “Medical Marijuana Data Management System”.
Then click on “Patient”
This will take you to a couple of pages of forms.
Fill out the forms on these pages
- One page: enter your certification number WITH the PC prefix
- Another page: enter your drivers license number WITHOUT SPACES
- agree to the terms, attest that yes you are you etc.
There is a $50 fee to NYS for your NYS MM card.
The card should get to you via regular mail in about a week.
Your dispensary visit checklist
You then go to your dispensary with
- your NYS MM card
- your ID (eg drivers license)
- your certification / recommendation
and get your Medical Marijuana