Mississippi Medical Cannabis Act


The Mississippi Department of Revenue has been tasked with licensing, regulating, and enforcing the law for medical cannabis dispensaries. The Alcoholic Beverage Control Enforcement Division of the Mississippi Department of Revenue will be the point division within the Department for licensing and regulating dispensaries. It will also be responsible for enforcing medical cannabis laws as they apply to the proper purchase, sale, and distribution of medical cannabis at dispensaries.

If you wish to inquire about medical cannabis dispensaries or wish to submit any complaints, please contact ABC at abcpermitdepartment@dor.ms.gov.


The Mississippi Department of Health is the primary agency that will be over the medical cannabis program and will handle the licensing, regulating and enforcement of laws relating to:

  • Patient’s cards
  • Medical Practitioners
  • Cannabis Cultivation Facilities
  • Cannabis Processing Facilities
  • Cannabis Testing Facilities
  • Cannabis Waste Disposal Entities
  • Cannabis Transportation Entities

For inquiries regarding the above list related to the Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program, contact the Department of Health at MSMedicalCannabis@msdh.ms.gov.