Medical Cannabis Program

Important Announcement

The Department of Health has revised the proposed rule changes for the Medical Cannabis Program. The List of Proposed Rule Changes affect the following rules; 7.34.2, 7.34.3 and 7.34.4 NMAC, otherwise known as the Proposed Changes to Advisory Board Responsibilities and Duties, Proposed Changes to Registry ID Cards and Proposed Changes to Licensing Requirements for Producers, Production Facilities and Distribution. The revised proposed rules can be found in the Latest Publications section below.

A Notice of Public Hearing has been released explaining that a public hearing on the proposed repeal and replacement of the rules will be held on Monday, December 29 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM in the Harold Runnels Building auditorium, located at 1190 S. St. Francis Drive in Santa Fe to receive public comment regarding proposed changes.

Written comments may be submitted to:

Medical Cannabis Program
New Mexico Department of Health
P.O. Box 26110
1190 St. Francis Dr., S-3400
Santa Fe, NM 87502-6110
Email: medical.cannabis@state.nm.us

We encourage everyone to review and respond in writing to the proposed changes. Auditorium seating is limited to approximately 220 guests at one time. The Department of Health welcomes your input as we work together to create a safe, responsible Program to allow for the beneficial use of medical cannabis in a regulated system for the qualified patients of New Mexico.

REMINDER: The Department plans to open the Licensed Non-Profit Producer application period after any rule changes become effective. Until then the Department and MCP have no further information regarding applications.

Medical Practitioners, Applicants, and Qualified Patients

Remember, by filling out the Patient Application and 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.


Latest Publications


Upcoming Events

Harold Runnels Building
1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505 505-827-2321 Phone - 505-476-3025 Fax

Meeting will be in the auditorium (Room A-1006). Enter the Building using the Northwest entrance, which has push button door openers if needed. The entrance to the auditorium (A-1006) is on the right as you enter the building.