What do I do on the NY State website?

In order to get your NY State Medical Marijuana card, you need to get on the NY State website.

It can be a hassle, so here are some tips.


my.ny.gov signup

They key here is to write your username and password down in a safe place. You WILL need this later !


NYS MM program card

First, sign on to your my.ny.gov account with your username and password.

Next click on “Health Applications”.

Then click on “Medical Marijuana Data Management System”.

Then  click on  “Patient”

This will take you to a couple of pages of forms.

Fill out the forms on these pages

  • One page: enter your certification number WITH the PC prefix
  • Another page: enter your drivers license number WITHOUT SPACES
  • agree to the terms, attest that yes you are you etc.

The card should get to you via regular mail in about a week.

Your dispensary visit checklist

You then go to your dispensary with

  • your NYS MM card
  • your ID (eg drivers license)
  • your certification / recommendation
  • money

and get your Medical Marijuana