ATC Application Available

ATC Application Available

The Department of Health is now accepting applications to open up to six additional Alternative Treatment Centers (ATCs) at this time.

A public meeting on the application process was held August 9.

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Medicinal Marijuana Program Now Serves 28,003 Patients

Medicinal Marijuana Program Now Serves 28,003 Patients

Following the addition of new qualifying medical conditions as well as lowered patient and caregiver fees, the Medicinal Marijuana Program now serves 28,033 patients in New Jersey.

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Sixth Alternative Treatment Center Opens in NJ

Sixth Alternative Treatment Center Opens in NJ

The Department of Health issued a permit allowing the Harmony Foundation in Secaucus to operate and dispense medical marijuana.


Annual Report Now Available

The Medicinal Marijuana Program has finalized its annual report for the calendar year 2017.

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Executive Order 6 Report

Executive Order 6 Report

In accordance with Executive Order 6, issued by Governor Phil Murphy on January 23, 2018, Commissioner Shereef Elnahal of the Department of Health has published a report on the Department's review of the Medicinal Marijuana Program.

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The Department of Health is committed to implementing the Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act. On this website you will find guidance for patients, physicians, alternative treatment center operators, and residents.

Overview Poster

Medicinal Marijuana Patient Overview

The Department has added five new categories of debilitating conditions effective March 27, 2018, which will expand the number of patients eligible to participate in the Medicinal Marijuana Program. Interested in how the program works but are not sure where to start? Learn about the patient process with our printable overview poster.

Frequently Asked Questions

Use the following links to find answers to the MMP's most frequently asked questions. Due to the development of the program, questions and answers are subject to change. Visit this section periodically to stay updated with current information.

Contact Us

Medicinal Marijuana Registry

E-Mail the Medicinal Marijuana Program

Contact our Customer Service Unit at: 609-292-0424

Last Reviewed: 8/10/2018