CDS Application

OCSA No Longer Issues Paper CDS Registration Certificates​​​

Once your certificate has be​en processed, you will be sent an electronic copy of your CDS Registration Certificate to the email address listed on your CDS application. In addition, you can visit the CDS search page​ and print your CDS registration information page to use as verification of your CDS registration.​


Effective December 31, 2020

All CDS applications for a new registration and renewal registration are required to be electronically submitted. 

OCSA will no longer be accepting paper applications unless it falls into one of these categories

1.) Address Change  2.) Name Change  3.) Changes of Ownership  4.)  Duplicates ​

Online CDS Registration & Renewal Information
Click Here to Begin CDS Online Regist ration

Phy sical Practitioner CDS Application Information
Practitioner - 3 Year Application (Fillable)
Practitione r - 3 Year Application Instructions

Physical Establishment CDS Application Information
Establishment - 3 Year Application (Fillable)
Establishment - 3 Year Application Instructions

PDMP Mandate Effective February 15, 2018

All MD licensed healthcare providers must register with the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) prior to obtaining a new or renewal of CDS Registration. To register with PDMP, go to CRISP website at   Submit to OCSA the PDMP email confirmation that includes the  confirmation code number.

Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP )
Register with PDMP
PDMP Use Mandate Effective July 1, 2018 for CDS Prescribers and Pharmacists
Discontinuing Practices
CDS  Registration Surrender Letter