Mississippi State Department of Health

Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program (MMCP)

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The Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program (MMCP) provides a safe and accessible program that meets the needs of patients and the public health and safety of all Mississippi residents.

Contact Us

General inquiries about the Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program: MSMedicalCannabis@msdh.ms.gov

Patients, caregivers or practitioners: MCRegistration@msdh.ms.gov

Work permits (agents) or business licenses (cultivation, processing, disposal, commercial transportation, testing facilities): MCLicensing@msdh.ms.gov

E-mail updates about the Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program: Subscribe

Apply for License/Registration

Applications are now being accepted for:

Dispensaries: The Mississippi Department of Revenue will be responsible for the licensing of medical cannabis dispensaries beginning in July.

All Businesses: Registration with the Mississippi Secretary of State's office should be your first step. Find out more

Pre-Application Checklist

All types of applicants should review the general guide below to prepare for the application process.

Background Checks

Caregivers, facility staff and individuals associated with cannabis businesses may be required to have a criminal history background check and submit an affidavit with their application.

Applying Online

Detailed instructions can be found in our Portal user guide:

Need help? Send e-mail to MSMedicalCannabis@msdh.ms.gov

Get Started

Go to Patient Portal

Approval time: Upon completion of an application and supporting documents that meet regulatory requirements, there is a 30-day approval time for licensure applications. Upon approval of a patient application, patient identification cards are made available within five days. Please allow time for review and approval of patient applications and practitioner certification information. Applications are reviewed and determinations made in order of receipt of all required information.

Documents, Forms and Regulations

Facilities and Services

Medical Practitioners

Patients

Local Government

Complaints

To share complaint, concern or grievance that you have about a licensed medical cannabis establishment in Mississippi (a grower, testing facility, dispensary, etc.), use our online form.

Enter a complaint



Links referenced
Qualifying conditions    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,24802,425,html
Registered establishments lists    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,24666,425,1005,html
MSMedicalCannabis@msdh.ms.gov    mailto:MSMedicalCannabis@msdh.ms.gov
MCRegistration@msdh.ms.gov    mailto:mcregistration@msdh.ms.gov
MCLicensing@msdh.ms.gov    mailto:mclicensing@msdh.ms.gov
Subscribe    https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/abba864d37b840b1ae35f3dd8b06b46c
Mississippi Department of Revenue    https://www.dor.ms.gov/
Find out more    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,24801,425,html
qualifying medical condition    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,24802,425,html
Diagram: Steps to Being Certified    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,19095,425,pdf/Medical_Cannabis_Patient_Certification.pdf
Start pre-application checklist    https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=3EKQVfCLhk2fwPv0x1A8ebdfWaa3Q8ZNlmDN8lMIOKJURUY2NVZYUk1SS0VIR0UwVUMwQk8xNklFWC4u
Background check information    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,24424,425,1001,html
View/download the User Guide    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,19089,425,pdf/MMCP_Portal_Guide.pdf
MSMedicalCannabis@msdh.ms.gov    mailto:MSMedicalCannabis@msdh.ms.gov
New registration    https://ms-doh-public.nls.egov.com/
Existing Portal user    https://ms-doh-public.nls.egov.com
Facilities: Getting started with Metrc    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,19387,425,pdf/Metrc_Access_for_Licensees.pdf
Go to Patient Portal    https://ms-doh-public.nls.egov.com
Comment on these proposed regulations    https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/9ed6dd5511ab40b89c1a032a10c65679
Medical Cannabis Regulations    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,0,425,60,html
Mississippi Medical Cannabis Act    http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/documents/2022/pdf/SB/2001-2099/SB2095SG.pdf
Getting started with Metrc    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,19387,425,pdf/Metrc_Access_for_Licensees.pdf
Affidavits for businesses and work permits    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,24424,425,1001,html
Distance requirement waiver    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,18964,425,pdf/DistanceRequirementWaiver.pdf
Medical Practitioners Q&A    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,18748,425,pdf/PractitionersQ-A.pdf
Steps to getting certified for medical cannabis use    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,19095,425,pdf/Medical_Cannabis_Patient_Certification.pdf
Local Government Opt-Out Verification Form    https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/66bfb6dc0817430ba1df3132b820a0fc
Enter a complaint    https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/9bbf7fd568184054bda3ebd2d0350e60

Find this page at http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/index.cfm

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