The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services offers medical marijuana cards to eligible patients through the Medical Marijuana Program.
Who Can Qualify?
To be eligible for a Montana Medical Marijuana Card you must be a resident of Montana and 18 years of age or older, or have a parent/guardian apply and provide consent. Minors must receive signatures from two doctors to qualify. You must also be diagnosed with one of the following conditions:
- HIV positive or AIDS
- Cachexia (wasting syndrome)
- Severe chronic pain
- Intractable nausea or vomiting
- Epilepsy or an intractable seizure disorder
- Multiple sclerosis
- Crohn’s disease
- Painful peripheral neuropathy
- A central nervous system disorder that causes chronic, painful spasticity or musclespasms
- Being admitted into a hospice
How Much Does it Cost?
There is a $5 application fee.
How Do I Apply?
To apply for a Medical Marijuana Card in Montana go through the following steps:
- Print out a copy of the Physician Statement form
- Visit with your physician (must be a MD or DO licensed in Montana and registered with the Medical Marijuana Program) and have them fill out the Physician Statement form
- Obtain a photocopy of your Montana state ID or driver’s license
- Print out and complete the Registered Cardholder Application form, including the application fee which must be paid by check or money order
- Mail the application to the address listed on the application