Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing

 
Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing
 

Victoria Wilkins,
Commissioner

Working in concert with 26 licensing boards, commissions and programs appointed by the Governor, the Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing is responsible for licensing and regulating the activities of over 225,000 individuals, corporations and partnerships.

More than two dozen occupations and professions are covered ranging from the 70 bay pilots who navigate large commercial vessels on the Chesapeake Bay, to the approximately 40,000 real estate professionals who handle real estate transactions in the State of Maryland.   The Division's mission is to protect the public by assuring that our licensees have met a standard of competence in their chosen profession and by responding to consumer complaints against incompetent or unscrupulous practitioners.

La División de Licencias Ocupacionales y Profesionales Trabajando en concierto con 26 juntas de licencias, comisiones, y programas designados por el Gobernador, la División de Licencias Ocupacionales y Profesionales (DOPL) tiene la responsabilidad de otorgar licencias y regular las actividades de más de 225,000 personas, empresas y asociaciones. Se cubren 26 ocupaciones y profesiones, desde los 70 pilotos de la bahía que navegan grandes buques comerciales en la Bahía Chesapeake, a los aproximandamente 40,000 corredores de bienes raíces que se encargan de las operaciones inmobiliarias en el estado de Maryland. La misión de la división es proteger al público asegurándose de que nuestros concesionarios alcanzan un nivel de competencia en su profesión elegida y respondiendo a las quejas de los consumidores sobre los profesionales incompetentes o sin escrúpulos.

 

Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Division of Occupational Professional Licensing

500 North Calvert Street, 3rd Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Telephone number: (410) 230-6231

 
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