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Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing

License, Registration or Permit Renewal Dates

The Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing’s offices are open and serving our customers through our online licensing resources, and via e-mail and telephone. To protect the health and safety of our customers and employees, walk-in assistance is not yet available. Please contact the board or commission about your particular license using the link below:

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Exam candidates: The testing vendors that administer licensing exams for our boards and commissions are open and scheduling exams. Check the status of your testing center directly for updated scheduling and exam information. (Updated March 4, 2021)

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Information

Overseeing 21 licensing boards, commissions and programs appointed by the Governor, the Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing is responsible for regulating the activities of more than 255,000 individuals and businesses across 25 professions.

The Division's mission is to help foster economic growth by assisting our customers in a timely, professional manner while protecting the health, safety and welfare of the public by assuring that our licensees have met a standard of expertise.

From the time you wake up in the morning until you go to sleep at night, you will likely have come into contact with one of our licensees. We are focused on making sure that these services are provided to our citizens by competent, duly licensed professionals. We strive to provide these licensing services in a customer-friendly and efficient manner. Please take a moment to share your feedback with us directly so that we can constantly improve the services we provide by e-mailing

If you are interested in becoming a consumer member of a board or commission, we welcome you to learn about our openings and how to apply. Please note, applicants will be subject to a background check.

En Español

Al supervisar 21 juntas, comisiones y programas de otorgamiento de licencias nominados por el Gobernador, la División de Licencias Ocupacionales y Profesionales es responsable de regular las actividades de más de 255,000 individuos y negocios a través de 25 profesiones.

La misión de la División es la de ayudar a fomentar el crecimiento económico a través de la ayuda brindada a nuestros clientes de manera profesional y puntual, mientras protegemos la salud, seguridad y bienestar del público, asegurando que nuestros licenciatarios hayan cumplido con un estándar de experiencia.

Desde el momento en que usted se levanta en la mañana, hasta que se va a dormir en la noche, probablemente usted habrá tenido contacto con alguno de nuestros licenciatarios. Estamos enfocados en asegurar que estos servicios sean proporcionados a nuestros ciudadanos por profesionales competentes y debidamente licenciados. Procuramos proporcionar estos servicios de otorgamiento de licencias de manera orientada al cliente y de manera eficiente. Por favor, sírvase tomar un momento para compartir sus comentarios con nosotros directamente para que podamos así mejorar constantemente los servicios que proporcionamos, mandando un correo electrónico a

Si usted está interesado/a en hacerse miembro consumidor de una junta o comisión, lo invitamos a enterarse de nuestras posiciones disponibles y cómo presentar solicitudes. Por favor, tome en cuenta que los solicitantes serán sujetos a una revisión de antecedentes personales.

Maryland Department of Labor
Division of Occupational Professional Licensing

500 North Calvert Street, 3rd Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Telephone number: 410-230-6231
E-mail address:
Dial 7-1-1 to place a call through Maryland Relay