Medical marijuana application tips

 

Follow these tips to help make sure your application is processed quickly. 

Tips for all applicants

1. Gather all required documents before applying 
  • Review this list to be sure you have everything you need before you begin the application process
  • Invalid ID’s, expired ID’s  and un-certified documents will not be accepted
2. Choose a username and password that are easy to remember
  • If your account is locked you can use the reset password feature to create a new password and unlock your account.
  • After 3 incorrect password attempts your account will be locked
3. Submit correct information 
 
Physician Certification
During your appointment, ask your doctor to verify that all information on your physician certification is correct. Physicians can make updates to information on physician certifications at any time. 
 
Application
Double-check that the information on your application is correct before clicking submit. Once you click submit, your application is sent to the registry for review.  Revisions cannot be made while your application is being reviewed by the registry.  
 
Make a correction
Email medical.marijuana@state.co.us if you entered incorrect information on your application and need to make a correction 
  • Use the subject line "Patient correction" 
  • Include a copy of your Colorado ID or driver's license to correct your name or birthday 
  • Include a copy of your signed social security card to correct your social security number
 
Tips for applying on behalf of a minor or another person as a legal representative 
 
1. Create the online account under the primary parent or legal representative's name
The email and username on the applicant’s online account should be created under the primary parent or legal representative's name.
 
2. Have the primary parent or legal representative sign their name on the application 
Make sure the primary parent or legal representative signs or types their own name on the “signature” line on the application. Minors are not able to sign their applications. 
 
3. Upload a copy of the notarized minor consent form
  • Only parents of minors complete this form.
  • If the secondary parent lives in Colorado, make sure he or she signs this form as well.
  • Download the minor consent form