Statewide License Detail

General Info

Veterinary Hospital License

Statewide License

This Maryland license is required for all veterinary hospitals, including mobile hospitals and limited use facilities.

Valid for 1 year Revised 11/26/2017
4-8 weeks Approval time
$150 Application cost
15-30 mins Average completion time

How to get your license?

Obtaining the License

Steps, requirements and documents

Registration steps for new veterinary hospital facilities.

Inspection required within 60 days for hospitals changing ownership and inspected in the last 12 months.

Different documentation is required for different types of hospital. See website for more information.


How do I apply?

Apply or register

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How do I maintain or renew my license?

Maintaining Your License

Renewal after 1 year

You may need to meet or abide by all of the following requirements
in order to maintain or renew your license

Hospitals must conform to all sanitation regulations and pass all inspections, which are conducted at least once every 18 months.

License issuer

Agency/Contact

Information

Who issues the license?

Department of Agriculture
mda.maryland.gov

Contact information

State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners
Tel: (410) 841-5862 / Fax: (410) 841-5780
Work hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Address: 50 Harry S Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401

Purpose

Why is this license required?


Licensing veterinary hospitals helps ensure that minimum sanitary requirements are met. 


Where can I find more information?

Resources and Links

Visit the following websites for additional information


How do I apply?

Apply or register

Online Application Open up new website
Visit site
Download form Download the .PDF file
Download

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