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Apply for or renew a podiatrist, optometrist, researcher, or veterinarian MCSR

Individual health care professionals can apply, renew, and add additional locations for the Massachusetts Controlled Substances Registration (MCSR).
Processing may take between 2 and 3 business weeks from the receipt of application.

Massachusetts Controlled Substances Registration

The Details of Apply for or renew a podiatrist, optometrist, researcher, or veterinarian MCSR

What you need for Apply for or renew a podiatrist, optometrist, researcher, or veterinarian MCSR

  • Your Massachusetts Board of Registration License Number
  • DEA Federal Controlled Substance Registration Number (if possessed)
  • Business Address
    • We can't process applications that include a P.O. Box number without a street address
    • Out-of-state addresses need a letter of explanation
  • Mailing Address (if different from business address)
  • Business telephone number
  • Social Security Number (Required by M.G.L. c. 30A, s. 13A)
  • Applicant e-mail address
  • Attachments
    • See individual application forms for applicable attachments
  • All signatures must be original.  We can not accept scanned or photocopied signatures.

Fees for Apply for or renew a podiatrist, optometrist, researcher, or veterinarian MCSR

We accept checks or money orders. Make it payable to “Commonwealth of Massachusetts.”

Name Fee Unit
MCSR application - for individuals $150 each

How to submit Apply for or renew a podiatrist, optometrist, researcher, or veterinarian MCSR

  1. Download and complete the applicable application:
  2. Mail completed application, fee payment, and all attachments to:
    Drug Control Program
    250 Washington Street
    Boston, MA 02108

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