DCP: Controlled Substance Practitioner Registration

Controlled Substance Practitioner Registration



This registration permits practitioners to distribute, dispense, conduct research, administer, or procure controlled substances in the course of their professional practice as permitted by the Department of Public Health or other governing agency.

Practitioners include but are not limited to:

  • Medical Doctors (MD)
  • Osteopaths (DO)
  • Dentists (DDS, DMD)
  • Veterinarians (DVM)
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN)
  • Physician Assistants (PA)
  • Scientific Investigators


An individual applying for this registration MUST have a valid active registration with the Department of Public Health.

Required Documentation:

  • No additional documentation is required unless you have been convicted of a felony or have had your license surrendered, revoked, suspended, limited, denied or if any such action is pending.
Applications, Forms & Other:  

Application Fee:
  • Initial Application Fee- $40
  • Renewal Application Fee- $40 (Biennial expiration on February 28th of every odd year)
  • To reinstate an expired registration click here

Mailing Address:

Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection

License Services Division
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Email Address:

Content Last Modified on 9/23/2013 11:25:45 AM