Well Driller License
General Info - Statewide License
A well driller license is required if you: (1) intend to make a hole into the ground for the purpose of either transferring water or heat to or from the ground, or obtaining aquifer data; or (2) intend to install or repair any equipment that is necessary to draw or purify water from a cased borehole. Maryland license issued by Department of Environment.
$50.00 - $150.00
Obtaining the License
Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents
Complete the "Application for Initial License" form and include a $150 non-refundable application fee payable to the "State Board of Well Drillers".
Include a detailed account of actual years of experience installing wells, or well system equipment, or both, along with the name and phone number of previous employers in the groundwater industry
Apply for the License
Download the application .PDF file
What laws and regulations give Maryland Department of Environment the legal authority to issue this approval?
STATE: Environment Article, Title 13; COMAR 26.05.01 through 26.05.04.