A Step-By-Step Guide To Getting Your Medical Card in Vermont

For those who qualify, obtaining your Vermont medical marijuana card can be a transformative decision. Thankfully, the process could not be easier. Below, we’ve crafted a step-by-step guide on how you can get your MMJ card in the Green Mountain state, too. Just follow these three simple steps:

  1. Meet with a qualified physician
  2. Obtain a Qualifying Condition Verification Form
  3. Submit your documentation and apply online

Elevate Holistics MMJ Doctors in Vermont

  • Convenient
  • Secure
  • Easy-to-use online platform

Our cannabis doctors specialize in the MMJ patient certification process and will compassionately conduct a same-day telehealth visit with you. You can do it right from home, on your phone or computer—hassle-free and without compromising your time or health with a doctor’s visit.

Who Can Get a Medical Card in Vermont?

In Vermont, you’re eligible for a medical marijuana card if you’re an in-state resident and have at least one qualifying medical condition that has been diagnosed by an approved physician.

What Are the Qualifying Conditions for Medical Cannabis in Vermont?

The qualifying conditions to get a Vermont MMJ card are:

  • Cancer
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • HIV
  • AIDS
  • Crohn's disease
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Glaucoma
    • if the disease or the treatment results in severe, persistent, and intractable symptoms.
  • PTSD (requires the Mental Health Care Provider Form)
  • A disease, medical condition, or its treatment that is chronic, debilitating, and produces one or more of the following intractable symptoms:
    • cachexia or wasting syndrome
    • chronic pain
    • severe nausea
    • seizures

How-To Steps for Getting an MMJ Card in Vermont

1: Meet With a Qualified Physician

The first step to getting your MMJ card in Vermont is to meet with a qualified physician for an evaluation. Here, this physician will see if you have at least one of the qualifying health conditions listed in Vermont’s medical marijuana program. If you do, you’ll be able to move on to the next step. 

2: Obtain a Qualifying Condition Verification Form

For those who are eligible, your physician will then fill out a Qualifying Condition Verification Form that certifies you have at least one qualifying condition and would benefit from medical cannabis. Hold onto this, as it is required for the application in the final step. 

3: Submit Your Documentation and Apply Online

As soon as you’ve received your Condition Verification Form, it’s time to submit your registration online. To do this, go over to the Vermont Medical Marijuana Registry and fill out their application. You will need the verification form as well as proof of residency and a digital, color photograph. 

Finally, you’ll pay the one-time $50 application fee and you’ll be all set to get your card in the mail within the month. Soon, you can purchase your favorite medical marijuana products at your designated dispensary.