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How to Get a ME Medical Marijuana Card

These are the steps to get a medical marijuana card in Maine with the help of Leafy DOC:

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Book Your Appointment

Skip the wait at the doctor’s office and schedule your evaluation from the comfort and convenience of your home. Submit an intake form with a few personal details and a summary of your medical history; then, we’ll help you book an on-demand telehealth appointment or schedule a convenient time for later.

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Match With a Licensed Marijuana Doctor

Connect with the right doctor in minutes and easily chat with your provider on a smartphone, computer, or tablet via phone call or video. Our licensed physicians will evaluate your qualifying condition, address your questions and concerns, and then provide a written certification form approving your need for medical marijuana.

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Get Your Maine Medical Card

With your own portal, you’ll be able to communicate with the Leafy DOC team easily throughout the process. Once you’re approved by a medical professional, we’ll ship your certification within five to ten business days. When you receive your medical marijuana certification, you can visit medical marijuana dispensaries. Registration with the state of Maine is optional but not necessary.

The Leafy DOC Difference

We’re here to help! At Leafy DOC, we believe that access to medical cannabis is essential; we connect medical marijuana patients with a licensed medical marijuana doctor online for patient evaluations. A certified health professional is ready to help with the medical marijuana certification.

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Maine Marijuana Laws

  • Marijuana is a Schedule I substance in the state of Maine
  • Federally, cannabis is still considered a Schedule I Controlled Substance.
  • An adult may possess up to 2.5 ounces of marijuana and no more than 5 grams of marijuana concentrate.
  • The sale of one pound or less is a crime punishable by a maximum sentence of one-year imprisonment and a maximum fine of 2,000 USD.
  • An adult may cultivate up to three flowering marijuana plants,  twelve immature plants, and unlimited seedlings. An adult may possess all of the marijuana produced by the plants.
  • An adult may possess marijuana paraphernalia.
  • The sale of paraphernalia to a person at least 16 years old is A Class E crime misdemeanor punishable by a maximum sentence of six months imprisonment and a maximum fine of 1,000 USD.

Cannabis Policy Reform Timeline

  • 1976: Maine’s legislature decriminalized possession of small amounts of cannabis.
  • 1999:  Voters approved a ballot initiative legalizing medical cannabis for patients suffering from serious health issues.
  • 2009: Voters approved a ballot initiative expanding the state’s existing medical cannabis program.
  • 2016:  Voters approved a ballot initiative legalizing possession and cultivation of cannabis for adults and establishing a regulated cannabis market.
  • 2020:  Adult-use sales and regulation began in October 2020.

Possession Limits in Maine

  • Patients can possess up to 2.5 ounces of marijuana and up to five grams of concentrate.

Frequently Asked Questions

A Maine medical marijuana patient with the following conditions may apply for a medical cannabis card:
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Cachexia or wasting syndrome
  • Cancer
  • Chronic pain
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV or AIDS
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Nausea
  • Nail-patella syndrome
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Legislation approved in 2018 amended the state law so that a physician, at their sole discretion, may recommend medical marijuana use to any patient they believe it will benefit.

Yes. Licensed dispensaries in Maine can accept medical marijuana cards from other states if those states allow them to use their cards out of state.

That depends on the state you visit; some states accept out-of-state MMJ cards while others do not. We recommend checking local medical cannabis rules and regulations before traveling.

Medical cardholders can grow up to three mature cannabis plants in their residence. The growing and harvested marijuana must not be within public sight.

Maine state law prohibits the use of cannabis in a public place, including for medical patients. No marijuana may be used in the following locations:
  • amusement parks, ski resorts
  • sporting and music venues
  • state and national parks, campsites
  • playgrounds
  • sidewalks and roads
  • marijuana retail businesses
  • bars, restaurants, and outdoor or rooftop cafes
  • motel or hotel rooms that have been rented to the public
  • any federal property because it’s still an illegal drug under federal law
Helping you apply for a Maine medical marijuana card

Our Mission at Leafy DOC is to provide a seamless customer experience, educate people about cannabis, and ultimately help people get an MMJ card quickly and efficiently.

We put our best efforts towards getting you legal access to cannabis products by providing health consultation and an appointment to get your medical marijuana card online.

Our team is here every step of the way to help you learn about cannabis and its medical benefits for your body and mind.

Medical marijuana laws require all qualified residents to obtain a Maine medical marijuana card before purchasing from a Maine dispensary.
Maine medical card Requirements are as follows: 
  • Maine patients must be 18 years of age or older to register for the Department of Health’s medical marijuana program
  • Qualified patients who can prove Maine residency can apply for medical marijuana certifications via Maine’s medical marijuana program (valid driver’s license, Government ID, utility bill)
  • A Maine resident must also have medical records showing a diagnosis of qualifying medical conditions that qualify a licensed physician or nurse practitioner to recommend them as a patient that can legally obtain medical cannabis.

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Have no qualifying drug offense on a criminal background check.
  • Must submit registration with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and pay the required registration fee.
  • Step 1: The patient must be a cardholder or registered for medical use of marijuana.
  • Step 2: The patient must designate a caregiver to assist with the medical use of cannabis
  • Step 3: The patient will provide their designated caregiver with a form to register with the DHHS.

Visit These Maine Hotspots After Getting Your Medical Card

Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park is New England’s only official national park, offering incredible views and lively wildlife. Visitors can enjoy rock climbing, hiking, kayaking, or biking here.

John D. Rockefeller developed a carriage road system for the area that winds through Acadia National Park and provides many points of interest along the way. The Island Explorer bus ventures through the park, making it easy for tourists to enjoy the park’s scenic views. Among the most famous drives through the park in Acadia is Park Loop Road.

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Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor is the biggest community on Mount Desert Island and is located on the northern shores of Frenchman Bay. Various activities are on tap at Bar Harbor, including shopping at local shops, boutiques, and galleries and enjoying the cuisine. 

Other popular attractions include:

  • Bar Harbor Historical Society
  • Abbe Museum
  • Asticou Azalea Gardens