Information for Patients / Parents and Legal Guardians

A patient, parent or legal guardian may possess medical cannabis, as defined in §54.1-3408.3 of the Code of Virginia who has been issued a valid written certification from a physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner eligible to issue such certification. If desired, a patient, parent or legal guardian may register with the Board of Pharmacy to obtain an optional physical medical cannabis card.

For directions on how to register, please review the “How to Obtain Medical Cannabis” document listed below. To register, please go here:


Questions may be directed to: