State offices and all DLLR physical locations will be closed to the public November 26 through November 28, 2014. However, Unemployment Insurance telephone and Web operations WILL be available on Wednesday, November 26.

DLLR's Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing


Apply for License/Permit - Maryland Licensing of Secondhand Precious Metal Objects Dealers & Pawnbrokers


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Secondhand Precious Metal Object Dealer/Pawnbroker - individuals who engage in the commercial acquisition of secondhand precious metal objects from the public must be licensed. Pawnbrokers who are not expressly regulated by a local jurisdiction are also required to obtain a license.

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