Maryland Land Surveyors License Requirements

Whether you're just getting started or a seasoned pro, McKissock will help you meet the necessary land surveyors educational requirements in Maryland that you need to become licensed.

Learn what's required for your Land Surveyors License in Maryland

This land surveyors licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors. We recommend you contact the Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors for more detailed information or changes.

Maryland Land Surveyors: Land Surveyor

Maryland Land Surveyors shall complete, as a condition of a license renewal in each individual 2-year renewal cycle, a minimum of 24 CPC units.

A minimum of 4 CPC units in every individual 2-year renewal cycle shall be earned from the participation with content areas related to the following:

(1) Minimum Standards of Practice;
(2) Legal cases, commentaries, and other related materials as they apply to the law of land boundaries in Maryland;
(3) The awareness of ethical concerns and conflicts;
(4) An enhanced familiarity with the codes of conduct;
(5) An understanding of standards of practice or care; or
(6) Similar topics aimed at maintaining, improving, or expanding the skills set and knowledge necessary to practice land surveying services or property line surveying services in the most ethical and responsible manner.


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Governing Agency

Name: Maryland Board for Professional Land Surveyors
Phone: 4102306256
Fax: 4103330021
Address: 500 N. Calvert Street, Room 308 Baltimore, MD 21202

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.