Montana Medical Marijuana Card

Get your Montana medical card online without ever leaving your home.

Do you need a medical marijuana card in Montana? We can help. Heally’s secure, HIPAA-compliant online platform connects you with a doctor who can certify you to purchase medical marijuana. You’re only one appointment away from receiving your Montana medical card online. Start your Montana medical marijuana card approval process today.

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Get Your Montana Medical Marijuana Card With Heally

Heally makes the marijuana certification process faster and easier than ever. Our user-friendly telehealth service connects you with Montana-licensed marijuana doctors within seconds. You can schedule an appointment with certified physicians any day of the week to get approved for a Montana medical card online. See an overview of our quick certification process:

  • Review Qualifying ConditionsGo over the list of health conditions that qualify for medical marijuana in Montana below.
  • Register with HeallySign up for a free Heally account to start your marijuana certification process.
  • Visit With Your Medical Marijuana Doctor Book an appointment with a licensed marijuana doctor. Your appointment will take place online.
  • Receive Your Montana Medical Marijuana CardYour doctor will either mail your certificate to you, submit it to the State of Montana, or send it to a dispensary near you.

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How Does Heally Help You Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Montana?

Curious about how Heally’s certification process works? After you sign up for a free account, Heally will instantly connect you with a marijuana doctor certified by the Montana State Board of Medical Examiners.

The doctor will evaluate your health during an online appointment and certify you for medical marijuana. Once you get your MMJ certificate, Heally can also help you renew your Montana medical card 100% online.

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Do You Qualify for a Medical Marijuana Card in Montana?

The State of Montana has specified over a dozen health disorders that qualify for its medical marijuana program. You can get an MMJ card only if you suffer from any of these debilitating conditions. Below is a list of health conditions that make you eligible for a Montana green card in 2022:

Montana State Process

Congratulations on getting approved for your medical certification. Here's a guide to what you need to do next.

If you're an existing medical card holder, click here for renewal instructions.
Before you start, have these supporting documents ready:

  • Photo of applicant
    • The style should be similar to a driver's license or passport photo
    • Clear, in color, neutral background
    • From shoulders up, facing the camera
    • No hats, face masks, sunglasses
    • Taken within the last six months
  • Proof of Montana Residency
    • Montana driver’s license, Montana state or tribal identification card, voter registration form, Montana hunting or fishing license, etc.
  • Your Physician statement from Heally (Dated within 60 days. All (4) pages are required)
    • Montana driver’s license, Montana state or tribal identification card, voter registration form, Montana hunting or fishing license, etc.

Getting Your Montana Medical Marijuana Card

  1. Access the TransAction Portal (TAP)
  2. Scroll down to the Cannabis Control Card section and click "Apply for or Manage a New Medical Marijuana Card"
    • Note: renew your card here next year too
    • Note: you can request a replacement if your card is lost or damaged here too
  3. In the Medical Marijuana Registry section, click "Apply for a New Medical Marijuana Card"
  4. You should now be on the application type screen. Select either Adult Application or Minor Application. Click the "Next" button.
  5. Complete the Cardholder Application. It contains required data fields, question responses, and document uploads.
    • Click "Address needs to be verified*" to verify the location of patient address and physician address.
  6. Pay the state application fee of $20.
    • You can do this via credit, debit, ACH. Applicants can also mail in check or money orders, or deliver cash, check, or money order.

        Pay online:

      • Log in to TAP, locate your Cannabis License Account, and select Make a Payment
      • Visit TAP and select Make a Payment in the Quick Links section.
      • Pay by e-check (free) or credit card (will include additional transaction fees).
      • Pay by telephone:

      • Call us at (406) 444-6900.
      • You will need your Montana Account ID and bank or credit card information.
      • Pay by e-check (free) or credit card (will include additional transaction fees).
      • Pay by check:

      • Make check payable to Montana Department of Revenue.
      • Write your Montana Account ID on the memo line of your check. Please remember to sign the check.
      • Mail your payment to:
        Montana Department of Revenue
        P.O. Box 6309
        Helena, MT 59604-6309
    • Once submitted, you will gain access to a temporary card that can be printed out directly from the submission confirmation screen - it is not valid in digital form.
      • The temporary card expiration date is initially set to a maximum of 60 days. Once a Cardholder Application is approved, that expiration date changes to ten (10) business days from the date of approval to allow time for your cardholder registry identification card to arrive in the mail.
      • If you need to download and print your temporary card at a later time, you can retrieve your application at . You will need your email address and retrieval code.
  7. ou will receive an email notification from the state when you are fully approved or if there is a problem with your application. Rejected applications can be corrected and resubmitted.
  8. Approved patients receive a physical medical card, from the state, via mail. Additional step-by-step instructions with images can be found here.

Not sure if you qualify? Don't worry, if the doctor does
not approve you, you will get your money back.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Long Does it Take to Get My Medical Marijuana Card?

If approved for a medical card, the State of Montana will issue you a temporary certificate to use right away. You will receive your permanent Montana green card in the mail within one to four weeks.

How Much Does It Cost to Get My Montana Medical Marijuana Card?

Your card will cost $129 for the year. You will pay only when a doctor approves you for medical marijuana.

Does Heally serve Billings, Missoula, Great Falls, and Bozeman?

Heally can help patients get a Montana medical card online in any city within the state.

Do I Need a Physical Medical Marijuana Card in Montana?

Yes. If your application is approved by the State of Montana, they will send your physical marijuana card via mail after 30 days.

How Much Medical Marijuana Can I Purchase in Montana?

A Montana cardholder can buy up to one ounce of marijuana flower per transaction, or up to five ounces per month. You can also possess 800 mg of edibles, eight grams of concentrates, four mature plants, and 12 seedlings.

Is It Legal to Get My Medical Card Online in Montana?

Yes. It is legal to obtain a marijuana certificate online in Montana. Once you get your online certificate, you can apply to the State of Montana to receive your physical marijuana card.

Does the State of Montana Have Medical Marijuana Reciprocity?

Montana has reciprocity with other states. If you have an out-of-state medical marijuana card, you can purchase cannabis products legally from licensed dispensaries.

What to Do After You Receive Your Montana Medical Marijuana Card

Home to the stunning Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks, Montana is home to some of America’s most beautiful natural scenery. Once you get your Montana medical card online, embark on an outdoor adventure through the sprawling planes and mountains of this glorious state. Wherever you go in the Land of the Shining Mountains, you’re bound to have an unforgettable experience.


Right next door to the world-famous Yellowstone National Park is the charming city of Billings. After getting your natural medicine with your Montana medical marijuana card, taking a day-trip to the beautiful Yellowstone National Park is an absolute must. The Grand Prismatic Spring, one of the largest hot springs in the world, is located right in the heart of this national park. Witnessing the beautiful gradient of colors in this hot spring will surely provide you with joy after taking your natural medicines. If you’re not in the mood to travel out to Yellowstone, no worries. There's tons to do in Billings itself! Visit the wonderful museums and cultural centers such as the Yellowstone Art Museum and the Western Heritage center. After a long day of exploring, make sure to visit some of Billings’ delightful wineries, dispensaries, and breweries.


Full of amazing hot springs, museums, great food locations, and natural landscapes, there’s always something to do in Missoula. Take a walk along the Clark Fork River and then grab a bite to eat at some of Missoula’s best eateries! Go for a short road trip to the stunning and calming Chico Hot Springs and Resort in Pray Montana. Surrounded by glorious mountains, stay at Chico’s resort for a luxurious weekend away and stargaze in the beautiful surrounding valleys while dining on world-renowned foods and wine. Once you’re back in Missoula, make sure to explore all of the town’s charming shops, dispensaries, and markets.

Great Falls

The nature-filled, charming town of Great Falls, Montana, has something for everyone. Whether you choose to explore the town by skiing on its world-famous slopes or by visiting some of their artistic shops and museums, you’ll surely have a great time. Take a day trip to the magnificent Glacier National Park and embark on an adventure in some of the world’s most extraordinary mountains. After entrancing yourself in the stunning nature that this town and its surrounding area has to offer, make sure to visit Great Falls’ amazing eateries, breweries, and museums.

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Montana Marijuana Legalization

As of January 1st, 2022, the State of Montana legalized the use and possession of marijuana for recreational purposes. Prior to the legalization of recreational cannabis, Montana legalized the use of medical marrijuana for qualifying patients in 2004. Today, individuals ages 21 and over (as well as patients who qualify for medical cannabis) can purchase and possess up to one ounce of marijuana.

Additionally, individuals of legal age can cultivate up to two mature marijuana plants in their home. Adult individuals with Montana green cards or those who are over the age of 21 can access cannabis in the form of flower, cartridges, concentrates, edibles, topicals, pre-rolls, and tinctures.

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