WIC Approved Foods
Beginning March 1, 2021, a new Michigan WIC Food Guide went into effect and the items available for scanning and charging to customers' WIC EBT cards changed. This change occurred when your store's POS accessed the updated Approved Product List (APL).
The New Food Guide is below in English, Spanish, and Arabic. To assist Vendors in understanding the changes, a descriptive list of changes and communications related to WIC foods are also listed below.
Minimum Stock Requirements
Corresponding with the new WIC Food Guide, the Minimum Stock Requirements and WIC Vendor Selection Criteria will change on July 1, 2021. A descriptive list of changes and the policies are listed below.
- List of Changes to Requirements Effective July 2021
- Minimum Stock Requirements Effective July 2021
- WIC Vendor Selection Criteria Effective July 2021
- Minimum Stock Requirements Effective December 2018
- WIC Vendor Selection Criteria Effective January 2018
WIC Vendor Monitoring Visit Reports
Requesting Items for WIC Food Authorization
The Michigan WIC Program is continuing to evaluate new foods to be authorized. If you are aware of foods that meet current WIC Food Guide authorization criteria but are not scanning on your WIC-capable POS system, please submit requests for the program to consider items using the form below.