DLLR's Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing

 

Firm Permit - License - Maryland Board for Professional Engineers

 

Business Occupations and Professions Article, Subtitle 4, requires that beginning October 1, 2015, a corporation, partnership, or limited liability company hold a permit issued by the Board before the corporation, partnership, or limited liability company may operate a business through which engineering is practiced.

The law further states that a corporation, partnership, or limited liability company shall designate a Maryland professional engineer in good standing to be the managing agent for the entity. The managing agent shall be:

  1. In a position to act on behalf of the corporation, partnership, or limited liability company in matters related to the practice of or the offering of the practice of engineering; and
  2. 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 in early 2015.