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Obtain an Arizona Medical Cannabis Card

How much is a medical marijuana card? 

There are two fees:
 The state fee charges $150 for a card, which is valid for 2 years. It’s only $75 if on SNAP (food stamps).
 Doctors charge approx. $75-$150 for an appointment where you get your qualifying condition approved for medical cannabis use. A doctor appointment is needed every time you get a card, whether the card is new or being renewed.

First steps: 

Qualify for medical marijuana in Arizona?

To get a medical marijuana card in Arizona you must meet these qualifying conditions:
 Must be 18 years or older (if under 18, you must have a legal guardian register as your caregiver)
 Must have a valid Arizona Driver’s License or Arizona Identification Card
 Must have an Arizona residential address
 Must have at least one of the qualifying conditions listed below:

  •      Cancer
  •      Glaucoma
  •      HIV
  •      AIDS
  •      Hepatitis C
  •      Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  •      Crohn’s disease
  •      Agitation of Alzheimer’s disease
  •      A chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or the treatment for a chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition that causes:
  •      Cachexia or wasting syndrome
  •      Chronic pain (arthritis, migraines, etc)
  •      Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  •      Severe nausea
  •      Seizures, including those from epilepsy
  •      Severe or persistent muscle spasms, including those characteristic of multiple sclerosis

Medical cannabis cardholders have access to an online licensing portal to log on and view information about their allotment, dispensaries and more.. 

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