Licensing Notices & Alerts

How to Obtain a Business License Webinar flyer, photo of electrician working on a panel

Business Development Section Event

"How to Obtain a Business License" Webinar

Register to Attend!
Join the BDS team for a virtual discussion about obtaining Business Licensing. To sign up for this free webinar, please register at

Thursday, October 27, 2022
12 Noon

For more information, email us at or visit the Business Development Section web page at


Changes in Electrical Licenses

Effective July 1, 2021, Prince George's County will no longer issue licenses for Master Electricians, Journeyman Electricians, Apprentice Electricians and Electrical Contractors. Read More Here.


Electrical Examinations Temporarily Suspended

Attention:  The Electrical Board will not be accepting applications for Master Electrician Limited examinations or requests for retakes until further notice. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.


Important Information about Rental Licenses

Please note that all Prince George's County RENTAL licenses (single family, multifamily and short-term rental) are monitored by DPIE's Enforcement Division, not the License Center. For more information, visit DPIE's Code Enforcement pages. For rental license complaints, please contact PGC311. For questions related to rental licenses, email