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Medical Marijuana Caregivers


Application Procedures

Caregiver Applications


In order to qualify for a Designated Caregiver card to legally purchase medical marijuana for a qualified patient, you must meet the following qualifications:Test

  • Be 21 years of age or be the parent or legal guardian of a minor child.
  • Have not been convicted of an excluded felony offense.
  • Have agreed to assist with a patient's medical use of marijuana and assist no more than five qualifying patients.
  • Be a Delaware resident with proof of residency. (DE Driver’s License or DE State ID)

The Oversight Committee webpage has details on how to request the addition of a new medical condition to the qualifying list.

Steps to start the application process and required items needed:
  • Step 1 - Complete the Designated Caregiver Application
  • Step 2 - Complete the Patient Application
    • Complete the patient application in its entirety. You can apply online, or print a paper copy of the application. If you will require a caregiver, ensure that the caregiver completes a caregiver application. Information on how a caregiver can apply can be found here.
  • Step 3 - Pay the non-refundable application fee
    • The fee is $125.00 and is non-refundable for all who apply. If you apply online, there will be a section for payment options. If you are mailing your application, please include a check or money order for $125.00, payable to the State of Delaware.
  • Step 4 - Submit proof of age and residency
    • You must upload a copy of your Delaware issued driver’s license or State issued ID with your application. If you are mailing your application, send a clear photocopy of your Delaware issued driver’s license or State issued ID.
    • If you are mailing your application, please send to:
      • Delaware Department of Health
        Medical Marijuana Program, Suite 140
        417 Federal St.
        Dover, DE 19901
Additional Links

Medical Marijuana Program Home Page

Office Location

Contact the Program
By Phone
By E-Mail



Patient Information

Information Brochure
for Patients



Application Forms

Patient

Pediatric Patient

Caregiver

Fee Waiver Request

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