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The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) is responsible for the state’s regulatory environment and makes the delivery of services more efficient for consumers and business customers. LARA oversees the licensing and regulation of more than 1.2 million individuals and entities on an annual basis. Through the oversight of the department’s diverse agencies, bureaus and commissions, LARA safeguards Michigan citizens and supports business growth and job creation.
- Check the License of One Million Professionals Using LARA's Verify a License Resource; Online tool and mobile app provides consumers with valuable information they need to make important health and financial decisions
- Michigan Streamlines Construction Plan Review Process; LARA's user-friendly technology saves customers time and money; allows State to use resources more efficiently
- State of Michigan Makes Improvements to Exam Process for Boiler Installers, Repairers, Inspectors and Elevator Contractors and Journeypersons; New testing process expands accessibility and scheduling; provides immediate results
- Amidst the Thrills, Keep it Safe on Carnival and Amusement Rides; Ride Responsibly