How to Get an Oregon Medical Marijuana Card

The Oregon Health Authority offers medical marijuana cards to eligible patients through the Medical Marijuana Program. Applications can be submitted online or by mail.

Who Can Qualify?

To be eligible for an Oregon medical marijuana card you must be an Oregon resident and 18 years of age or older, or have a parent/guardian apply as a caregiver. You must also be diagnosed with one of the following conditions:

  • Cancer
  • Glaucoma
  • A degenerative or pervasive neurological condition
  • HIV or AIDS
  • PTSD
  • Cachexia (wasting syndrome)
  • Severe pain
  • Severe nausea
  • Seizures, including epilepsy
  • Persistent muscle spasms, including Multiple Sclerosis

How Much Does it Cost?

There is a $200 application fee payable by check or credit/debit card. There are fee reductions available to patients enrolled in SNAP, OHP, SSI or veterans.

How Do I Apply?

Follow the steps to apply for a medical marijuana card in Oregon:

  1. Print out the Attending Physicians Statement form
  2. Visit with your physician and have them complete the form
  3. Photocopy or scan proof of residency (Oregon ID, recent tax return, utility bill, lease/mortgage agreement)
  4. Register online or print out an application form and complete the application process, including required documents and payment

If the application is approved you will receive a receipt which serves as a temporary medical marijuana card. An official card will be mailed when the application has been processed.



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