Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing


Renew Your License - Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors


Renew your individual license

Renew your firm license

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Please read ALL requirements and instructions before proceeding with the application process.

Renewal notices are sent approximately 60 days before expiration. The renewal fee is $76 for a two-year license.

Note: You cannot renew your license online prior to 60 days before expiration. If you renew after the expiration date, the reinstatement fee will automatically be assessed on your renewal.


Go to the Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation's website for Electronic Licensing and follow the instructions on the screen.


  1. For best results, we recommend using the most recent version to access the electronic licensing programs. You can update your browser at no additional cost by visiting our browser information section.
  2. Create a password by identifying yourself with certain personal information. Then, with this password and your registration number, you will be able to apply for a license, renew, or update your registration record at your convenience.
  3. We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover cards.
  4. When you receive your credit card statement, the charge for renewing on-line will be shown as "MD Dept. of Licensing." If you refute the charge, be advised that this will place you in an unlicensed status until the issue is resolved.
  5. We are collecting e-mail addresses for Board use only in order to facilitate our communication with you.


  1. Go to DLLR's Electronic Licensing website
  2. Click on the appropriate type of license and then select the appropriate option to begin the process.
  3. Select your license type by clicking on the arrow for the pull down box and highlight your license category.
  4. Enter your registration number exactly as it appears on the data card and enter your password.
  5. If you fail to complete any portion of the process, you will not be able to successfully submit your application. You will get an error message describing missed or incorrect entry. Use your browser's "back" button to go back to the previous screen and fill in any missing or incorrect information.
  6. Before submitting your credit card information, be sure you review all of the information on the final screen to ensure that your name and address are correct. Remember that the address you enter is releasable to the public, by law. If you find any errors, use the "back" button to return to previous screens and make corrections.
  7. When confirmation is received that the transaction has been completed, PRINT the confirmation screen for your records. Use the "File" + "Close" options of your browser to prevent others from using the "Back" icon of the browser to view your credit card information and close the process.

Please do yourself a favor and don't wait until the last minute to renew on the Internet. If you encounter a problem that prevents you from renewing in a timely manner, you will be considered unlicensed until you renew. Contact the association office or the board IMMEDIATELY.