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These are the steps to get a Vermont medical marijuanas card (VT) 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 personal details and a medical history summary; then, we’ll help you book an on-demand telehealth appointment or schedule a convenient time later.

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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 recommend medical marijuanas VT via email.

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You will submit an online application that includes details like name, address, and date of birth, as well as the information of your healthcare professional. Your medical marijuana doctor can either submit it directly to the VMR or give it to you to submit with your application. There is a registration fee of 50 USD that must be paid before submitting. 

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After a patient has submitted their application to the Vermont Marijuana Registry (VMR), the application will be processed. If it’s approved, the registry will issue a registry identification card to the patient, which will be mailed to the patient’s home address listed in the application.
Once the application is received, it could take the VMR up to thirty days to verify the application and issue the card. 

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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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VERMONT Marijuana Laws

Here’s a list of penalties for Vermont possession, sale, and distribution of marijuana, concentrate, or paraphernalia.

  • Marijuana is a Schedule I substance in the state of Vermont
  • Federally, cannabis is still considered a Schedule I Controlled Substance.
  • An adult resident may possess up to one ounce of cannabis
  • The sale or delivery of less than half an ounce is a misdemeanor punishable by a maximum sentence of two years imprisonment and a maximum fine of 10,000 USD, or both.
  • Possession of more than five grams of hashish is a misdemeanor punishable by six months imprisonment and a maximum fine of 500 USD for a first offense.
  • The possession of marijuana paraphernalia by a person 21 years of age or older is punishable by a civil fine only — no arrest, no jail time, and no criminal record. 

Cannabis Policy Reform Timeline

  • 1915: Cannabis use and possession were banned in Vermont due to federal prohibition 
  • 2004: Vermont legalized medical marijuana via Senate Bill 76
  • 2007: Senate Bill 7 was passed to expand the medical program and qualifying conditions 
  • 2013: House Bill 200 was passed to decriminalize the possession of one ounce or less to a civil infraction
  • 2014: Governor Shumlin stated his support for a taxation and regulation system for cannabis
  • 2017: The Vermont House approved a bill to allow personal possession, use, and cultivation of cannabis but not retail sales
  • 2018: House Bill 511, an amended version of the 2017 bill, was passed to legalize adult personal possession of one ounce of cannabis and allows individuals to cultivate two plants.
  • 2022: Licensed dispensaries can begin cannabis sales to adults in October

Possession Limits in VT

  • Under the recreational law, adults aged 21 and over can possess up to one ounce of marijuana and grow up to two mature and four immature plants per housing unit. Medical cannabis patients can possess up to two ounces. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Medical Patients with the following conditions to apply for a Vermont ID card:

  • Any patient receiving hospice care
  • Cachexia or wasting syndrome
  • Cancer
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV or AIDS
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson’s disease 
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Seizures
  • Severe or chronic pain
  • Severe nausea

Yes! Both medical and recreational use of marijuana is legal in the state of Vermont. In 2004, the state legalized the use of medical marijuana. Then, in 2018, Vermont became the first state to legalize recreational marijuana through the legislature rather than a ballot initiative.

Vermont does not currently accept out-of-state medical cards. However, Vermont has legalized recreational marijuana use for adults 21 and over, so it might not be necessary for someone to have a medical marijuana card to purchase Vermont weed. 

Yes. An adult can grow up to two mature and four seedling plants in their residence. Vermont marajuana must be grown out of sight from the public. 

Vermont state law prohibits cannabis in public places, including for medical patients.  Residents should refrain from use in the following locations:

  • Sidewalks
  • Parks
  • Public establishments and businesses
  • Public transportation
  • Smoking cannabis is prohibited in places where it is illegal to smoke tobacco.
  • Property owners and landlords can ban the possession and use of cannabis on their properties. 
  • Employers can ban possession and use at the workplace.

Vermont law requires all qualified patients to be registered with the state before using cannabis for medicinal purposes. Requirements are as follows: 

  • Submit a photo
  • Enclose a completed Health Care Professional Verification Form. 
  • Submit a non-refundable 50 USD fee.
  • If you plant to grow, list the address and location where you plan to cultivate
  • The VMR must approve or deny an application in writing within thirty days of receipt of a completed application.
  • Once approved, you’ll receive your medical card in the mail. 

The process to become a medical marijuana caregiver in Vermont generally follows these steps:

Qualifications: The prospective caregiver must be at least 21 years old and cannot have any drug-related felony convictions on their record.

Designation: The patient must officially designate the caregiver in their application to the Vermont Marijuana Registry (VMR). A patient can only have one registered caregiver at a time, and a caregiver can only serve one patient at a time.

Application: The caregiver must complete and submit a separate Registered Caregiver Application Form, including their personal information, the name of the patient they care for, and a registration fee. If approved, the caregiver will receive a registry identification card, allowing them to possess, cultivate, and prepare marijuana on behalf of the patient.

Visit These VERMONT Hotspots After Getting Your Medical Card


Nestled in the Green Mountains of Vermont, Woodstock is a quintessential New England town that offers tourists a charming and picturesque experience. Visitors can explore the historic architecture of the town’s buildings, including the famous covered bridge that spans the Ottauquechee River. The city also boasts excellent shopping and dining options and several cultural attractions. One of the most popular attractions in Woodstock is the Billings Farm & Museum. This working farm and museum allow visitors to learn about the history of Vermont’s farming industry and experience the daily life of a working farm. Woodstock has a vibrant art scene, and several art events occur yearly. The Woodstock Art Festival features the work of over 100 artists and includes a variety of art forms, including painting, sculpture, photography, and ceramics. 

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Champlain Islands

The Champlain Islands are a group of islands located in Lake Champlain, which forms a natural border between Vermont and New York. The islands offer visitors a unique and tranquil experience, with stunning views of the lake and surrounding mountains. One of the most popular activities in the Champlain Islands is cycling. The islands offer a network of scenic bike paths and quiet country roads that wind through picturesque farms and vineyards. Another popular attraction in the Champlain Islands is the Sand Bar State Park. This park features a mile-long sandbar that extends into the lake, offering visitors a beautiful spot for swimming, picnicking, hiking, and water sports. For those interested in history, the Grand Isle County Historical Society Museum features exhibits on local industries, including fishing and farming, and artifacts from the region’s Native American tribes.