In order to qualify for a designated caregiver registry card to legally purchase medical marijuana for a qualified patient, you must meet certain qualifications.
Be 21 years of age or older.
The individual you are providing care for must be physically disabled or a minor.
Have not been convicted of an excluded felony offense.
Be an Arkansas resident with proof of residency (AR Driver’s License or AR State ID card).
State law prohibits members of Arkansas National Guard and United States Military from obtaining a registry ID card.
For up to date information, visit the Caregiver Section of Arkansas Department of Health website.
Not sure if you qualify to be a designated caregiver? How long will it take for your application to be processed and/or approved? Be sure to check out these Frequently Asked Questions prepared by the Arkansas Department of Health. You can also go to the State of Arkansas website for more information.