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    Join the Leafwell Waitlist

    Join our waitlist to be notified when we are live in Wisconsin. You will then be able to book an appointment online for a medical CBD consultation.

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    Discuss Medical Marijuana with Your Doctor

    Discuss why you need medical CBD for your condition and get approved online.

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    Receive your Certificate from Leafwell

    Once approved, you will receive a written medical CBD certificate stating that you use cannabidiol for medical purposes. This only applies to low-THC, CBD-rich hemp, and cannabis products.

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    Apply for a Card with the State of Wisconsin

    Wisconsin law requires patients to procure a written certificate from a state-approved physician. There is no medical marijuana or CBD ID card system in Wisconsin.

Benefits of Getting a Wisconsin Medical Card

You only need a certificate for medical CBD in Wisconsin. There is no medical card system. It is the only way to legally access product.

About Medical Marijuana in Wisconsin

Possession of cannabis is illegal in Wisconsin. Possession of under three ounces (85 g) of cannabis is a misdemeanor that can be punished with up to a year in jail and a $1000 fine; possession of over three ounces is a felony.

Only those with seizure disorders, cancer, multiple sclerosis (MS), Parkinson’s, or other similarly severe and intractable conditions may possess and use low-THC CBD oil.

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How to qualify

You must be 18 to qualify for medical CBD for yourself. You need to be a Wisconsin resident.

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    Those under this age will need parental consent.

Medical Conditions

Medical use is legal only in the form of low-THC, CBD-rich cannabis oil (CBD oil). Senate Bill 10 allowed for possession of CBD oil in Wisconsin if a doctor has certified the oil is being used to treat a medical condition. Conditions include:

Possession and Growing

It is illegal to possess cannabis in Wisconsin, except for CBD oil for those with a doctor’s certificate.

Cultivating cannabis is also illegal in Wisconsin.

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There is no medical marijuana or caregiver program in Wisconsin.

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    That said, a person looking after a minor patient requiring medical CBD could be seen as a medical CBD caregiver of sorts.


Wisconsin doesn’t recognize other states’ medical marijuana programs and cards.

Reciprocity is one key benefit for medical marijuana users. Unlike recreational cannabis users, medical marijuana users with a medical marijuana card can travel to the states listed above and purchase the medical marijuana they require while they are out of state.

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Frequently asked questions in Wisconsin

How much does a Wisconsin Medical Marijuana certificate and card cost?

Cannabis is illegal in Wisconsin, although the state does have a limited CBD, low-THC medical program.

What medical conditions qualify for a Medical Marijuana Card in Wisconsin?

Medical use in Wisconsin is legal only in the form of low-THC, CBD-rich cannabis oil (CBD oil).

Senate Bill 10 allowed for possession of CBD oil in Wisconsin if a doctor has certified the oil is being used to treat a medical condition. Conditions will usually include severe, chronic, intractable, or terminal ones like epilepsy, cancer, multiple sclerosis (MS), or Parkinson’s disease (PD).

What do I need to know about applying for my Medical Cannabis Card in Wisconsin online?

There is no medical cannabis card or program in the state of Wisconsin. However, any patient can be referred by a physician for clinical potency cannabidiol (CBD).

If you or a family member suffers from a condition where you think CBD may help (e.g. severe epilepsy, cancer), then it may be wise to speak to your primary care physician, who may be able to issue a certification for clinical CBD oil.

How old do I have to be to apply for a Medical Marijuana Card in Wisconsin?

As there is no medical marijuana program, there is no age at which it is possible to legally qualify for medical marijuana in Wisconsin. Should a medical marijuana program become established in the state, it is likely that it will follow suit with other states and allow for those aged 18 or over to qualify.

Can I be/have a caregiver for a medical marijuana patient in Wisconsin?

There is no legal framework for medical marijuana caregivers, as there is no program in the state of Wisconsin.

How do I apply for the state cannabis program in Wisconsin?

There is no centralized medical marijuana program in the state of Wisconsin. Only individual doctors licensed by the state can certify patients for medical cannabidiol (CBD).