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Application Process to Become a Registered Medical Dispensary in Michigan

In Michigan, both medical use and recreational use (adult-use) are legal.

Applying for a Recreational Marijuana Facility License

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  • Contact the attorneys at Leaf Legal, P.C. to help navigate the new application process

Applying for a Medical Marijuana Facility License

In order to grow, process, or transport medical marijuana, an entity must have a license issued by the Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency.

  1. If you are an entity, complete the prequalification application and provide the supporting documentation and application fee made payable to the “State of Michigan”
    • All of the documents can be found here
    • Pay the non-refundable application fee of $6,000 at the time of filing of the prequalification application by money order, cashier's check, e-check, cash, or credit/ debit card
    • Entities that have an ownership interest in an applicant entity must complete this prequalification application and provide required supporting documentation.
    • Materials can be submitted three ways
      • In person:

2407 North Grand River Avenue

Lansing, MI 48906

      • Mail:

Marijuana Regulatory Agency

Medical Facility Licensing

P.O. Box 30205

Lansing, MI 48909

      • Accela Citizens Access: (online platform)

https://aca3.accela.com/MIMM

  1. If you are an individual, complete the prequalification application and provide the supporting documentation and application fee made payable to the “State of Michigan”
    1. All of the documents can be found here
    2. Pay the non-refundable application fee of $6,000 at the time of filing of the prequalification application by money order, cashier's check, e-check, cash, or credit/ debit card
    3. Individuals that have an ownership interest in an applicant entity must complete this prequalification applicationand provide required supporting documentation. 
    4. Materials can be submitted three ways
      • In person:

2407 North Grand River Avenue

Lansing, MI 48906

      • Mail:

Marijuana Regulatory Agency

Medical Facility Licensing

P.O. Box 30205

Lansing, MI 48909

      • Accela Citizens Access: (online platform)

https://aca3.accela.com/MIMM

  1. After submitting the prequalification application, or simultaneously to its submission, applicants that have identified a location from which to operate marijuana facility must file a facility license application and provide required supporting documentation.
  2. (Optional): fill out the CPA Attestation form

Submission Tips:

  • Use blue or black ink only
  • If a question is not applicable write N/A, do not leave the space blank
  • Handwrite all signatures
  • Application will not be accepted in the form of USB drives or flash drives. Containers,  folders, binder clips, paper clips, and staples will also not be accepted
  • Though all forms are provided separately, they should be submitted as one file
  • Copy all materials before submission because the Agency will not return or copy any of the information for you
  • To see the checklist order, (which the entity should use to order its own document) see page 14 of this document

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