How to apply for Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR)

It's important to us that you clearly understand the process and become familiar with the forms you're expected to complete to legally use marijuana as a medication.

It is important to understand that both your own family physician and specialist can complete a prescription for you. To see the full list of tips on how to talk to your doctor, consult this detailed guideline from to ensure you're asking the appropriate questions and talking to your doctor appropriately.

If you are having difficulties finding a doctor to assist you please Apply Now to the Greenleaf Medical Clinic. Our clinic was set up to help patients across the country that can't find a doctor to help. Regardless of your location our physician can assist you from the comfort of your own home via tele-medicine.

Completing the Forms

Understanding which forms you need to complete can be complicated. We have taken the guesswork out of it by creating a page that will easily tell you which Health Canada Forms you need to complete and provide you with links to download them from the Health Canada website. If you are becoming signed in with a licensed producer, you will need to contact the producer of your choice to receive the appropriate documentation. The Greenleaf medical clinic will work with you to ensure all forms are properly submitted to ensure quick, easy access to your prescribed medication.

Processing Times

Under the new MMPR guidelines your license is active from the date your doctor signs your prescriptive form. Your license producer will need to verify and process your documentation, which can take 7-21 days depending on the producer and wait times. To ensure you are receiving medication as soon as possible, we suggest contacting your producer prior to your appointment or the Greenleaf Medical Clinic for assistance.

Licensed producers

All available producers can be found on Health Canada’s website within this link: Health Canada Licensed Producers if you are unsure about which producer is best for you. Call at 1-877-513-4769 today and speak to a friendly staff member who can point you in the right direction to obtain the best medication for your needs.