Many business licenses may be obtained from the Clerks of the Circuit Court. If you are considering opening a business in Worcester County, please contact the Circuit Court Clerk's Office at (410) 632-5500 to determine if a business license is needed.
For more information on business licenses and opening a Maryland business, please visit the following sites:
Business License Information System (includes startup information and an alphabetized list of all State licenses and permits)
Comptroller of Maryland - Business Information and Services (includes business license tips, frequently asked questions, employer withholding information, tax registration)