Athlete Agent License Details

Athlete Agent License

General Info - Statewide License


The Agent Licensing Act licenses and regulates individuals who offer their services to athletes who participate on interscholastic and intercollegiate sports teams in the state of Maryland. This includes individuals who are applying for their original license. Athlete agent licenses are not issued to, nor available for, corporations.

Athlete agents are regulated under the provisions of Business Regulation Article, Annotated Code of Maryland, Title 4, Section 401-426 and the Code of Maryland Regulations, Title 9, Subtitle 07.  The agency investigates complaints against licensees, as well as complaints related to unlicensed practice.  The Board may issue a reprimand, suspend, or revoke a license as well as assess monetary penalties for violations of the law and regulations.


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    Approval time

  • $1,000.00

    Application cost

Obtaining the License

Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents

  1. Individuals desiring an athlete agent's license must document their formal training, practical experience, and educational background, which relates to the individual's professional activity as a athlete agent.

  2. Original Application Form

  3. Latest year's Audited Financial Statement or latest year's filed Federal Tax Return.


Apply for the License

Ready to apply?

Maintaining Your License

Renewal and maintenance -

Maintaining your License (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain License/stay in good standing)

  1. Submit a renewal application.

  2. Pay renewal fee.

Agency/Contact

License Issuer - Information

Who issues the license?

Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation dllr.maryland.gov

Contact Information

Patrick Pannella or Dreama Anderson

Email: athleteagents@dllr.state.md.us

Tel: 41023062(23410) 230-6264 / Fax: (410) 962-8480

Work hours:



Purpose

Why the License is required?


Student athletes are protected in the following ways.  The general public can verify if an athlete agent is currently licensed in good standing in the State of Maryland and has fully met the licensing requirements of the athlete agent license.  Action can be taken against an athlete agent who violates the prescribed laws and/or regulations.


Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation the legal authority to issue this approval?

Title 4, Subtitle 4, Business Regulation, Annotated Code of Maryland Title 4, Subtitle 4, Business Regulation, Annotated Code of Maryland