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Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors

Welcome to our home page. The Board for Professional Land Surveyors qualifies and licenses individuals seeking licensure and issues permits to business entities through which land surveying is practiced. The Board regulates the practice of surveying under the provisions of Business Occupations and Professions Article, Annotated Code of Maryland, Title 15 and the Code of Maryland Regulations, Title 9, Subtitle 13. The Board investigates complaints against licensees, as well as complaints related to unlicensed practice. The Board may issue a reprimand, suspend or revoke a license or permit, and/or impose a fine.

News and Updates

NOTICE - The Board for Professional Engineers will hold an Ethics Committee Meeting on December 12th at 11:30, following the regular scheduled board meeting. The meeting will be held at 500 N. Calvert Street (3rd floor) in Baltimore. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss potential ethics training opportunities that will be hosted by the Board.

Board meeting dates

Effective October 3, 2018, prior board approval is not required for candidates to take the Fundamentals of Surveying Exam. See details under the Exams tab.

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Maryland Law and Storm Drain Examinations

The Board for Professional Land Surveyors has scheduled the following exams:

Storm Drain and Road Grade Design – March 13, 2020, at 8:00 a.m.
Maryland Law and Ethics Issues – March 13, 2020, at 1:00 p.m.

The cutoff to submit applications to take the exams is March 6, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. For further information, see our exam page or contact the Board Specialist at 410-230-6256.

Proposed Regulations Currently Open for Public Comment

There are no proposed regulations by the Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors at this time.

To register your comments with the Board, send your letter to Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors, 500 N. Calvert Street, Room 308, Baltimore, MD 21202; e-mail; or fax 410-962-8483.

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Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors
500 N. Calvert Street, Room 308
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3651
Fax: 410-962-8483