Many business must be licensed through the office of the Clerk of Circuit Court. Whether a business must obtain a license from the Clerk depends upon the nature of the business, and can sometimes be a quite complex question. If you are considering opening a business in Queen Anne's County, or have questions about the licensing requirements for your existing business, please contact the Circuit Court Clerk's Office at (410) 758-1773 to determine what, if any, license you need to obtain from us.
More Information on Licenses
For more information on business licenses and opening a Maryland business, please visit the following links:
- Maryland Business Licenses Online
Search the licensing system of the Maryland Judiciary for issued licenses and apply, edit and renew your Maryland business licenses online.
- Start a Business (Maryland Department of Commerce)
Learn more about the process of starting a business - including licensing, resources, and FAQs.
- Comptroller of Maryland - Business Information and Services
Information on starting a new business in Maryland.