Medical Marijuana Card ID

Medical Marijuana Identification Card Program (MMICP)

The Placer County Department of Health and Human Services - Public Health accepts applications for Medical Marijuana Identification Cards from qualified patients and caregivers. For general information about the California Medical Marijuana Program, please refer to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) website MMICP.

To get more information about the application process for a Medical Marijuana Identification Card in Placer County please call

(530) 889-7158 or send an email to [email protected].

 Required documentation includes:

  • Physician’s recommendation
  • Proof of Identity
  • Proof of Placer County residency

Fees include:

  • $29.50 Medi Cal participants
  • $59

Application Information

You do not need to come into our office to submit your application. Please send an email with the required documents to

[email protected]

  1. Before Submitting Application
  2. Additional Documentation required
  3. After Submitting Your Application

Do the following before submitting your application:

  • Obtain written documentation from your doctor for use of medical marijuana. The doctor can use the "Written Documentation of Patient's Medical Record," CDPH9044 (PDF) or CDPH9044 (Espanol) (PDF) or official letterhead. Ask your doctor to place a copy in your medical file.
  • Call 530-889-7158