Generally, all non-residential and multi-family dwelling construction is performed by a licensed professional. Generally, all work, regardless of classification, performed for compensation must be executed by a licensed professional. Where applicable, any work authorized by the County shall contain documentation regarding current and VALID licensing information published by the State.
Professional licenses within the State of Maryland are issued by respective Boards duly authorized by the State. Board contact listings may be viewed at http://www.dllr.state.md.us/license/ Professional trade licenses issued by other states, or other local jurisdictions within Maryland, will not be accepted for County permit issuance. Allegany County does not maintain local trade boards nor issue local trade licenses. FAQs regarding State HVACR, plumbing, electrical and business licenses may be researched through the following links, respectively:
Maryland Board of Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractors (HVACR)
Maryland Board of Plumbing
Maryland State Board of Master Electricians
Business License (Clerks Office: Circuit Court of Allegany County, Maryland
- Construction-related to single-family dwellings and appurtenant structures may be performed by the Owner/Occupant without addressing licensing requirements. For further information, please contact the County’s zoning office