Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing


Firm Permit - License - Maryland Board for Professional Engineers


Beginning on October 1, 2015, business entities other than sole proprietorships that offer engineering services in the State of Maryland must hold a firm permit as required by law. Firms will be required to designate a Maryland professional engineer in good standing to be the managing agent for the entity. The managing agent shall be:

  • In a position to act on behalf of the corporation, partnership, or limited liability company n matters related to the practice of or the offering of the practice of engineer; and
  • An employee, an owner, a director, an officer, a member, or a partner, as applicable, of the entity seeking a permit.

Applications will be available on the Board's website in the near future.