Oil Transfer License Details

Oil Transfer License

General Info - Statewide License

An oil transfer license is required for any person who transfers oil intended to be used as a motor fuel, lubricant, or fuel source in larger than 55-gallon drums into Maryland. 

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    Approval time

  • $0.00

    Application cost

Obtaining the License

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

  1. Application is submitted to the Oil Control Program.

  2. The Oil Control Program reviews the application.

  3. The Oil Control Program verifies the company has a business license and is in good standing with the Maryland Department of Assessment and Taxation.

Apply for the License

  • Online Application

    Complete the form

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  • Download form

    Download the application .PDF file

    Download Form

Maintaining Your License

Renewal and maintenance -

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

  1. The licensee must submit quarterly reports indicating the volume of oil transferred and method of transfer into the State and the fee paid.


License Issuer - Information

Who issues the license?

Maryland Department of Environment

Contact Information

Permits and Support Division

Tel: (410) 537-3461

Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Maryland Department of Environment the legal authority to issue this approval?