Medical Cannabis Program

Important Announcement

The Department of Health has completed the rule changes for the Medical Cannabis Program. The new rules have been adopted by the Cabinet Secretary and will be published in the New Mexico Register on Friday, February 27, 2015, and will become effective on that date.

The rules as adopted include many changes made in response to public comments received during the rulemaking process. Thank you to everyone who participated in this process. Your contributions have benefitted current patients, as well as those who enroll in the future. For your information, copies of the final rules are available in the Publications page on this site.

The Department anticipates reopening the applications period for non-profit producer applications in the near future. Watch this website for additional information as it becomes available.

Medical Practitioners, Applicants, and Qualified Patients

Remember, by filling out the Medical Cannabis Patient Application and Medical Cannabis Personal Production Application forms completely, you will help the MCP to ensure that applications are processed as quickly as possible. The Medical Cannabis Program encourages everyone to check the website regularly for program information and updates.