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.
Obtaining the License
Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents
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.
Original Application Form
Latest year's Audited Financial Statement or latest year's filed Federal Tax Return.
Maintaining Your License
Renewal and maintenance -
Maintaining your License (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain License/stay in good standing)
Submit a renewal application.
Pay renewal fee.
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.
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