Florida Patient Registration Information
Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers
Licensed medical marijuana treatment centers are authorized to cultivate, process and dispense medical marijuana. These are the only businesses in Florida authorized to dispense medical marijuana to qualified patients and caregivers.
The approved medical marijuana treatment centers are:
|Acreage Florida, Inc.||n/a||n/a|
|AltMed Florida (MuV)||n/a||n/a|
|Cannabis Cures Investments, LLC||n/a||n/a|
|Columbia Care Floridafirstname.lastname@example.org|
|GTI (Rise Dispensaries)||305-306-8772||FLinfo@gtigrows.com|
|Liberty Health Sciences||833-254-4877||Info@libertyhealthsciences.com|
Please click on the name of each medical marijuana treatment centers to access their website.
Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers Dispensing Locations:
Medical marijuana treatment centers may deliver medical marijuana products to patients. If you do not see your city here you can still fill your orders by placing an order for delivery with a medical marijuana treatment center. Please contact a medical marijuana treatment center directly to fill an order for medical marijuana. The Office of Medical Marijuana Use does not dispense medical marijuana.
|Apollo Beach||AltMed Florida (MuV)
5909 U.S. Hwy 41 N
Apollo Beach, FL 33572
11721 Bonita Beach Road
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
1534 SW 8th Street
Boynton Beach, FL 33426
1103 14th Street West
Bradenton, FL 34205
1525 E Brandon Boulevard
Brandon, FL 33411
921 S Missouri Avenue
Clearwater, FL 33756
|Dania Beach||Liberty Health Sciences
1103 S Federal Highway
Dania Beach, FL 33004
910 W International Speedway Boulevard
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
148 North Federal Highway, Suite 146, 148, 150, and 152
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
GTI (Rise Dispensaries)
1200 Deltona Blvd, Suite 2
Deltona, FL 32725
103 Boston Road
Edgewater, FL 32141
4480 Fowler Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901
3218 US Hwy 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34982
|Fort Walton Beach||Knox Medical
109 Racetrack Road NE, Unit F
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
3400 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608
1027 North Nova Road, Suite 105
Holly Hill, FL 32117
6361 103rd St
Jacksonville, FL 32210
9002 S. Dadeland Blvd
Kendall, FL 33156
|Key West||Surterra Wellness
3126 Flagler Avenue
Key West, FL 33040
4967 West Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway
Kissimmee, FL 34746
13940 US HWY 441
Lady Lake, FL 32159
3145 US Hwy 98 N
Lakeland, FL 33805
1125 North Dixie Highway
Lake Worth, FL 33460
10761 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33771
1408 Dale Mabry Highway
Lutz, FL 33548
|Merritt Island||Liberty Health Sciences
150 E Merritt Island Causeway
Merritt Island, FL 32952
|Miami Beach||Surterra Wellness
1523 Alton Road, Suite 9
Miami Beach, FL 33139
19000 SW 192nd Street
Miami, FL 33187
Liberty Health Sciences
Liberty Health Sciences
|New Port Richey||Surterra Wellness
4218 US Hwy 19
New Port Richey, FL 34652
|North Miami Beach||Curaleaf
16685 NW 2nd Avenue
North Miami Beach, FL 33169
|North Palm Beach||Surterra Wellness
11575-11585 US Hwy 1
North Palm Beach, FL 33408
|North Port||Surterra Wellness
14906 Tamiami Trail, Unit A2
North Port, FL 34287
1839 SW College Road
Ocala, FL 34471
|Orange Park||Liberty Health Sciences
1907 Wells Road, Suite 3
Orange Park, FL 33143
12402 S. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32837
1420 Palm Bay Road NE
Palm Bay, FL 32905
28 Old Kings Road N, Unit B
Palm Coast, FL 32137
35388 US Highway 19 North
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
Liberty Health Sciences
5046 Bayou Boulevard, Unit A
Pensacola, FL 32503
|Port Orange||Surterra Wellness
3665 S. Clyde Morris Blvd
Port Orange, FL 32129
|Port St. Lucie||Liberty Health Sciences
10941 US Highway 1
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
10688 Gandy Boulevard N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33702
|Sarasota||AltMed Florida (MuV)
5045 Fruitville Road, Suite 119
Sarasota, FL 34232
2303 N Ponce De Leon Boulevard, Unit B
St. Augustine, FL 32084
3811 Tyrone Blvd.
St. Petersburg, FL 33709
Liberty Health Sciences
|Summerfield||Liberty Health Sciences
16810 South Highway 441, Suite 501
Summerfield, FL 34491
1345 Thomasville Road
Tallahassee, FL 32303
|Tampa||AltMed Florida (MuV)
7229 N Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL 33614
Liberty Health Sciences
200 S Washington
Titusville, FL 32796
1290 Jacaranda Boulevard
Venice, FL 34292
1814 Commerce Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32960
|Wellington||AltMed Florida (MuV)
1045 State Road 7, Suite A
Wellington, FL 33414
|West Palm Beach||GrowHealthy
4237 Okeechobee Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
|Winter Haven||Liberty Health Sciences
1285 1st Street
Winter Haven, FL 33880
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- QUESTION: What is the status of my Compassionate Use Registry Card Application?
ANSWER: The current processing time for Compassionate Use Registry Identification Cards is 30 days from the time the Department receives your application. If you are submitting an application by mail, please allow an additional 3-5 days for delivery of your application. Submitting an incomplete application will increase the amount of time required to process your account.
- QUESTION: Where can I get medical marijuana?
Answer: A patient must first seek treatment from a qualified physician. Once the ordering physician inputs the patient’s information and the order information into the Medical Marijuana Use Registry, the patient or the patient’s legal representative need to apply for a Compassionate Use Registry Identification Card. Once approved, a patient or legal representative will then be able to contact one of the licensed medical marijuana treatment centers and fill the order.
- QUESTION: Can I grow my own marijuana?
ANSWER: No. Florida law only allows the licensed dispensing organizations to grow, process and dispense marijuana. The department will refer any business or individual suspected of violating state law to local law enforcement for investigation. It is important to remember marijuana is illegal under federal law.
- QUESTION: How do I apply to open a Medical Marijuana Treatment Center?
ANSWER: The Department is currently in the process of rulemaking and is not accepting applications for MMTCs at this time. To learn more about rulemaking for Amendment 2, please click here. The department will refer any business or individual suspected of violating state law to local law enforcement for investigation. It is important to remember marijuana is illegal under federal law.
- QUESTION: Can I order medical marijuana for my patients?
ANSWER: In order to qualify to order medical marijuana for patients, a physician must have an active, unrestricted license as a physician under Chapter 458, F.S., or osteopathic physician under Chapter 459, F.S. Physicians who meet the above requirements may gain access to the Medical Marijuana Use Registry after completing the required course and examination provided by the Florida Medical Association and the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association. Successful completion of the course is required each time a physician renews his or her license.
- QUESTION: What is the difference between low-THC cannabis and medical marijuana?
ANSWER: “Low-THC cannabis” means a plant of the genus Cannabis, the dried flowers of which contain 0.8 percent or less of tetrahydrocannabinol and more than 10 percent of cannabidiol weight for weight; the seeds thereof; the resin extracted from any part of such plant; or any compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of such plant or its seeds or resin that is dispensed from a medical marijuana treatment center.
“Marijuana” means all parts of any plant of the genus Cannabis, whether growing or not; the seeds thereof; the resin extracted from any part of the plant; and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the plant or its seeds or resin, including low-THC cannabis, which are dispensed from a medical marijuana treatment center for medical use by a qualified patient.
- QUESTION: What is a marijuana delivery device?
ANSWER: An object used, intended for use, or designed for use in preparing, storing, ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing marijuana into the human body, and which is dispensed from a medical marijuana treatment center for medical use by a qualified patient.
- QUESTION: How do patients find qualified physicians who can order low-THC cannabis, medical marijuana or marijuana delivery devices?
ANSWER: A list of physicians authorized to order low-THC cannabis, medical marijuana or cannabis delivery devices is available here: http://www.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/office-of-medical-marijuana-use/_documents/completed-cme.pdf.
- QUESTION: What are the requirements for a Medical Director of medical marijuana treatment centers?
ANSWER: A medical director must hold an active, unrestricted license as a physician under Chapter 458, Florida Statutes or as an osteopathic physician under Chapter 459, Florida Statutes. They must also complete a continuing education course and examination.
- QUESTION: Who can sell medical marijuana?
ANSWER: A licensed dispensing organization. (Link to http://www.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/office-of-medical-marijuana-use/dispensing-organizations/index.html).
- QUESTION: How can a patient purchase medical marijuana?
ANSWER: A patient must first seek treatment from a qualified physician. Once the ordering physician inputs the patient’s information and the order information into the Medical Marijuana Use Registry, the patient or the patient’s legal representative need to apply for a Compassionate Use Registry Identification Card. Once approved, a patient or legal representative will then be able to contact one of the licensed medical marijuana treatment centers and fill the order.
- QUESTION: Who can purchase marijuana from a medical marijuana treatment centers?
ANSWER: Medical marijuana treatment centers may only provide medical marijuana or a marijuana delivery device to a qualified patient or a qualified patient’s legal representative.
- QUESTION: Who needs to have a Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card?
ANSWER: Florida rule 64-4.011, F.A.C. requires all patients and legal representatives to have a Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card to obtain medical marijuana, or a marijuana delivery device from a licensed dispensing organization.
- QUESTION: How do I use Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card?
ANSWER: Patients and legal representatives must provide their Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card to medical marijuana treatment centers in order to obtain medical marijuana, or a marijuana delivery device. Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification cards may also be used to assist in verifying that a patient or legal representative are in the Department of Health’s Medical Marijuana Use Registry.
- QUESTION: How do I apply for a card?
ANSWER: The Department accepts applications from patients and legal representatives. Patients must be entered into the Medical Marijuana Use Registry by a qualified physician to receive a card. Applications may be submitted online through the Medical Marijuana Use Registry, or mailed to the Office of Medical Marijuana Use. All applications must include a registration fee of $75.
- QUESTION: If I am a patient, may I also serve as a legal representative for someone else?
ANSWER: Yes. However, a patient wishing to serve as a legal representative for someone else must apply separately for a legal representative card and a patient card.
- QUESTION: How do I renew my card?
ANSWER: To maintain an active Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card, a patient and/or legal representative must annually submit a renewal application, along with the application fee and any required accompanying documents to the department forty-five (45) days prior to the card expiration date.
- QUESTION: What happens if I need to change the information on my card?
ANSWER: Requests to replace a lost or stolen card will require the cardholder to submit a Change, Replacement or Surrender Request Form, along with a copy of his or her Florida driver’s license or identification card and a $15 replacement fee.
Medical marijuana is available in Florida, however, remains illegal under federal law.
- Now accepting online payments! If you have already mailed in a check or money order, please do not pay online to avoid duplicate payment. A $2.75 convenience fee applies to each online payment.
- The Registry is connected to the Division of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicle’s State ID system. If there is a match to the information supplied by your Physician, your State ID or Driver’s License photo is automatically added to your Application.
The current processing time for complete applications is five (5) business days from the date in which payment successfully processes and posts to the Registry. Online payments take five (5) business days to process. If any part of an application is rejected for missing or invalid documentation, the processing time will be delayed.
For assistance with your application or status on your submitted application, please call: (800) 808-9580
To apply for a Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card, a patient or caregiver must:
- Be entered into the Medical Marijuana Use Registry (MMUR) by a Qualified Ordering Physician
- Complete electronic or paper Medical Marijuana Use Registry Identification Application.
- Be sure to include your email: Once your Identification Card application has been approved, you will receive a temporary identification via email to be used to fill your order until your physical card arrives
Please keep in mind, electronic applications are processed significantly faster than paper applications.
For help completing your application:
Office of Medical Marijuana Use
PO Box 31313
Tampa, FL 33631-3313
For help completing your application:
To maintain an active Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card, a patient and/or caregiver must annually submit a renewal application, along with the application fee and any required accompanying documents to the department forty-five (45) days prior to the card expiration date. Identification cards expire one year after the date of approval. The expiration date of the identification card is printed on the front of the card. Patients and caregivers may renew their identification card via paper or electronic application. If submitting a paper application, please ensure the Renewal Application box is checked on the top of page 3 of the application.
Patients who are minors must designate a caregiver on his or her application, and in the Medical Marijuana Use Registry. All caregivers must be added to the Medical Marijuana Use Registry and submit a completed application to the Office of Medical Marijuana Use to obtain an identification card.
In order to change, replace or surrender your Medical Marijuana Use Registry Identification Card please fill out the Change, Replacement or Surrender Request form and mail your $15 payment to the address above.
All patients and caregivers must have an approved application prior to filling an order for low-THC cannabis, medical marijuana, or a marijuana delivery device at one of the state medical marijuana treatment centers.