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Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors

The offices of the Board for Professional Land Surveyors are open and serving our customers through our online licensing resources, via e-mail and telephone, and by limited in-person appointments. Please note, walk-in assistance is not available. We can be reached using our contacts page for e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of individual staff members; or

Schedule an Appointment

Use Labor’s Central Scheduling System to meet with a representative from one of our boards or commissions. Please select the type of appointment you need from our list of available in-person services using the drop-down menu on the scheduler. You will receive an e-mail confirming the date and time of your appointment.

Appointments are available Monday through Friday, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at our offices located at 500 N. Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. Please enter the building using the Calvert Street entrance and arrive at least 10 minutes early before your scheduled appointment time.

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

New! The Maryland Society of Surveyors (MSS) is hosting a series of virtual training classes. These classes are Board approved for Professional Land Surveyor's continuing education. Please visit the MSS Website for more information.

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 – November 5, 2021 and November 12, 2021
Maryland Law and Ethics Issues – November 5, 2021 and November 12, 2021

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.

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