Licensing

Controlled Substance Registration

NEW APPLICATIONS must be mailed.

Faxed or emailed applications are not accepted.


The Wyoming Controlled Substance Registration is required for all practitioners who will be prescribing controlled substances in Wyoming.

A practitioner must have a WY license from their own Board (Nursing, Medicine, etc). Temporary licenses are accepted.

A practitioner must have the Wyoming Controlled Substance Registration prior to applying for a federal DEA certificate.

This registration is a bi-annual one, renewed every two years.

Also included under this type of registration are the following:

      • Clinics/Surgery Centers;
      • Law enforcement (K9 programs) who will be working with/investigating controlled substances;
      • Animal control, sponsored by a law enforcement agency;
      • Certified Euthanasia Technicians;
      • Research Facilities;
      • Analytical Laboratories;
      • Teaching Institutions.