Maryland State Contractor Licensing
Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC, Burglar Alarm Companies and Home Improvement Licenses
Certain Maryland licenses are regulated by Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulations, Division of Occupational Licensing. However, Maryland also regulates licensing at the local level as well. Maryland offers reciprocity for license holders in Delaware, Virginia and West Virginia.
API Processing can assist you with the following licensing classifications:
- Home Improvement
- Mold Remediation
- Master Electricians
Maryland Board of Electrical Examiners
Electricians are regulated by the Maryland Board of Electrical Examiners. This license requires testing at the state level.
Maryland Home Improvement Commission
The Maryland Home Improvement Commission licenses and regulates home improvement contractors and salespersons. Home improvement work includes alteration, remodeling, repair or replacement of a building or part of a building used as a residence. Home improvement also includes work done on individual condominium units. Home improvement does not include work done on commonly owned areas of condominiums or buildings that contain four or more single family units. The Commission investigates complaints by homeowners, awards monetary damages against licensed contractors, and prosecutes violators of the home improvement law and regulations.
Maryland State Police
The Licensing Division is responsible for administering the law and conducting investigations concerning: the licensing of Private Detectives, Private Detective Agencies, Security Guards and Security Guard Agencies, and the licensing of Security Systems Technicians and Security Systems Agencies.