Apply for or renew a researcher MCSR

Individual health care professionals and researchers can apply, renew, and add additional locations for the Massachusetts Controlled Substances Registration (MCSR).
Processing may take between 5-10 business days from the receipt of application.

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Amend your Researcher MCSR

What can be amended?

I want to add a room number or change a room number on my current MCSR

I need to add a drug to my registration.

  • To update drug schedules of your MCSR, or add drugs to your IND, start by creating an account in the new online licensing system, if you have not done this already. Once you log in you click on Manage My Licenses Applications option, then link your MCSR if you have not done so yet. Once your MCSR is linked, click on show details, the application is there for you to amend your drug schedules and or add drugs to your IND.

I need to add another student, authorized person, or sub-Investigator to my registration.

  • You do not need to amend your MCSR. Please keep a list of all authorized personnel.

I need to add a drug schedule to my registration.

  • You can amend on-line, see HOW TO AMEND BELOW

Fees   for Apply for or renew a researcher MCSR

Name Fee Unit
APRN $300 2 years
CDTM Pharm $300 2 years
Dentist $300 2 years
Limited License Dentist $150 1 year
Optometrist $150 1 year
Physician $300 2 years
Physician Asst $300 2 years
Podiatrist $150 1 year
Veterinarians $150 1 year

How to submit   Apply for or renew a researcher MCSR

To update the address or drug schedules of your MCSR start by creating an account in the new online licensing system, if you have not done this already. Once you log in you click on Manage My Licenses Applications option, then link your MCSR if you have not done so yet. Once your MCSR is linked, click on show details, the application is there for you to amend your address and drug schedules

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Duplicate registration requests

License/registration card

These can now be obtained on-line.  You can print your own registration by creating an account in the new online licensing system, if you have not done this already. Once you log in you click on Manage My Licenses Applications option, then link your MCSR if you have not done so yet.

Once your MCSR is linked you will see your list of licenses. Choose the license you wish to print, click show details, please select the appropriate document type below then click download and print your wallet card.

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