Frequently Asked Questions
We love sharing our knowledge of cannabis. Take a look at some of the questions we get most often.
What are the benefits of becoming a NJ Medical Cannabis Patient?
As of July 2022, Medical Cannabis patients do not pay any state tax on their Medical Cannabis purchases; compared to 6.625% sales tax on Adult Use purchases.
Where can I review my allotment? (For Medical Patients Only)
You can review your medical allotment by visiting the NJ Medical Cannabis webpage: https://njmcp.crc.nj.gov/web/#/home
You must register to log on to your account.
I have a medicinal cannabis registration card from another medical cannabis state. Can I use it to purchase medical cannabis at The Botanist NJ?
Yes, after you get a temporary New Jersey patient registration. Patients registered in other states may get a temporary New Jersey patient registration by consulting with a registered New Jersey health care practitioner. Patients will need to provide a current copy of their registration in their home state’s program and a valid photo identification card. Temporary IDs are valid for six months and cannot be renewed.
To find out more information about being a NJ Medical Cannabis patient, visit the NJ Patient FAQ page.
What are your hours of operation and where may I purchase adult use and medical cannabis at The Botanist?
The Botanist Egg Harbor (Medical and Adult Use)
100 Century Dr, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
The Botanist Williamstown (Medical and Adult Use)
2090 N Black Horse Pike, Williamstown, NJ 08094
Hours for above locations:
NOTE We have different hours for Adult-Use and Medical
Adult-Use and Medical Hours:
Mon 10a - 5p
Tue 10a - 7p
Wed 10a - 7p
Thu 10a - 7p
Fri 10a - 7p
Sat 8a - 7p
Sun 10a - 7p
Medical Only Hours:
Mon 8a - 10a & 5p - 7p
Tue 8a - 10a
Wed 8a - 10a
Thu 8a - 10a
Fri 8a - 10a
Sat MED & AU: 8am-7p
Sun 8a - 10a
Can I place an order online?
Yes! For your convenience and to save time, you may browse our full product assortment, place an order and pick up your items at the dispensary. Just click "Shop Medical" above to get started.
Online orders are optional and not required. Our staff is happy to help guide you through a walk-in purchase with in-store menus.
What payment methods are accepted at your locations?
We currently accept Cash, Debit (Must have PIN, processed as Cashless ATM), and CanPay. CanPay (canpaydebit.com) is the most efficient payment method, which helps keep our transaction times down for shorter lines!
Who qualifies to purchase Adult Use Cannabis in NJ? What identification is required?
You must be at least 21 years old to purchase cannabis at our adult use locations and have a valid government issued identification.
How do I become a NJ Medical Cannabis Patient?
Please visit the NJ Cannabis Regulatory Commission website for detailed information on how to get a NJ Medical Cannabis Card.