How to Obtain a Medical Recomendation

What is a medical marijuana patient license?


A medical marijuana patient license allows an individual with an approved application to legally buy, use, and grow medical marijuana and medical marijuana products in Oklahoma. This license will be in the form of an identification card that can be used to prove an individual is a license holder. This card will contain the individual’s name, photo, date of birth, city and county of residence, the type of license, the date the license expires, and the patient’s unique medical marijuana license number.


How long does my patient license last?

A patient license is valid for two years from the date it is issued, unless the license is revoked by OMMA.


How do I apply?

Applications and payment will be collected through an online system. This system is available at You will need a valid email address to login to this system. This email address will be used to send notices once you create an account.

How much does the application cost?

The standard application fee is $100. Individuals who provide acceptable proof of Medicaid (SoonerCare) or Medicare enrollment will pay a reduced fee of $20. Application fees must be paid by Visa, MasterCard, or Discover credit or debit card. An additional credit card processing fee will be added to the transaction.


What happens after I apply?

Once the application has been submitted, it will be reviewed by the OMMA. If it is deemed complete and meets all requirements, an approval letter with your identification card will be mailed within 14 days of your application submission date.

If an application is incomplete due to unclear or missing information or documents, you will receive email correspondence stating the reason(s) it is incomplete. You will be able to log back in to your account to make corrections. Your submission date is the date a complete application is provided.

If an application is reviewed and denied because all requirements have not been met, a denial letter stating the reason(s) for denial will be mailed within 14 days of submission.

The following information is needed for a patient license:

1.Patient’s full name

2.Residence and mailing address

3.Date of birth

4.Telephone number and email address

5.Physician information

6.Patient signature dated within 30 days of the application date

You will need the ONE of the follow documents with your applications.  It must NOT be expire and in good standing.

Proof of Oklahoma residency (you need a digital copy of just ONE of the following documents:

•Oklahoma driver’s license (front and back)

•Oklahoma identification card (front and back)

•Oklahoma voter identification card

•A utility bill for the calendar month preceding the date of application, excluding cellular telephone and internet bills

•A residential property deed to property in the State of Oklahoma

•A current rental agreement for residential property located in the State of Oklahoma.

Proof of Identity (digital copy of one of the following)

•Oklahoma driver’s license (front and back)

•Oklahoma identification card (front and back)

•U.S. passport or other photo identification issued by the U.S government

•Tribal identification card approved for identification purposes by the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety:  

•United States Bureau of Indian Affairs identification card or a Oklahoma tribal photo identification cards: Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma, Kiowa, Comanche, Apache of Oklahoma, Absentee Shawnee, Cheyenne-Arapaho, Choctaw, Delaware, Caddo Nation of Oklahoma issued on or after January 8, 2008.



•A clear, color, full-face digital photograph.  Printed copies will not be accepted.

•Resolution. 600x600 in jpeg, png, or gif. No larger than 3MB

•A digital passport photo can be used.