Hours of Operation

The public may contact the Medical Marijuana Identification Card Program office for information at 1-888-358-7932 Monday – Friday 8 a.m.– 5 p.m.

Application Appointments in Riverside
Applications are processed every Tuesday and Wednesday at 4065 County Circle Drive, Riverside, CA 92503, Room 103 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The office is closed each day from noon to 1 p.m. for lunch.

Application Appointments in Palm Springs
Applications are processed every Wednesday at the Palm Springs Family Care Center, located at 1515 North Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262, Room 181 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The office is closed each day from noon to 1 p.m. for lunch.

Application Fee
Non Medi-Cal: $87; Qualified Medi-Cal participants: $43.50. Application fees are non-refundable. Payments can be made by cash, cashier check or money order. Change in the exact amount is required.




We are closely monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. In keeping with the guidelines and recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we have suspended our Medical Marijuana Identification Card (MMIC) program until further notice.

In order to help ensure the safety and well-being of the communities we serve, all currently approved cards will be mailed to the address on file.

For further information and assistance please call, 951-358-7932.

How to Apply

Applicants and caregivers must apply in person. Please provide the following information at the time application submission:

  • Completed Medical Marijuana Program Application. Download Application Package | 128 kb (en español)
  • Government issued photo-identification card as proof of identity.
  • Proof of Residency in the form of a valid California ID, current and valid California motor vehicle registration, current rent or mortgage receipt, or utility bill.
  • Medical documentation, such as DHS Form No. 9044, WRITTEN DOCUMENTATION OF PATIENT'S MEDICAL RECORDS, or an original script completed by a qualified attending physician. Download DHS Form No. 9044 | 80 kb (en español)
  • Physician Recommendation form for MMIC applicant's requesting use of medical marijuana Physician Attestation

The Medical Marijuana Identification Card (MMIC) staff members are looking forward to serving you. If you have any questions regarding this process, please call 1-(888) 358-7932 or write us at gmcintos@rivcocha.org.

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Medical Marijuana Program FAQ

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Responsibilities: Applicant (Patient), Primary Caregiver, And Physician

The Medical Marijuana Program (MMP) has outlined the responsibilities for parties involved in applying for and holding a Medical Marijuana Identification Card (MMIC). These responsibilities are offered to applicants in order to assist the application process. Each set of responsibilities begins with a brief description or definition of the responsible party. Here is a list of the responsible parties »

4065 County Circle Drive, Riverside, CA

4065 County Circle Drive, Riverside, CA