License Application Packet
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To apply for a new child care registration/license or renew a registration/license, use the child care license applications below.
In addition, please print and read the Licensing Rules for Family and Group Child Care Homes or the Licensing Rules for Child Care Centers and 1973 PA 116 prior to submitting your application.
Adult Foster Care
In addition, please print and read the Licensing Rules for Adult Foster Care Family Homes, and 1979 PA 218 prior to submitting your application.
A Camp SITE and Camp PROGRAM are licensed separately. To apply for either license, please follow the instructions specific to each category.
- Camp SITE application instructions
- Camp PROGRAM application instructions
You will find a camp licensing overview, camp rules and statutes, forms, and resources to assist you at http://www.Michigan.gov/laracamps..