Welcome to MDARD's Licensing, Certification and Registration Page
For MDARD Licensing Information, Call 800-292-3939
The department licenses a wide variety of businesses and services. Below you will find a list of them by TYPE, and also in ALPHABETICAL order. Not sure what license you need? Check out the LICENSING DECISION TREE. There is also a link below to help you replace a LOST OR MISPLACED license. If you still can't find what you're looking for, call us at 800-292-3939 and someone will be glad to assist you.
- MDARD Licenses Listed by Type
- MDARD Licenses Listed Alphabetically by License Name
- MDARD Licensing Decision Tree
Find out if MDARD has the right license for you.
- Have You Lost or Misplaced Your MDARD License? Request a Replacement Here!
- Certified Pesticide Applicator and Registered Technician Exams
Certified Pesticide Applicator and Registered Technician paper-based exams are offered by MDARD at various locations throughout the state by appointment. Schedule it at Michigan.gov/PestExam. For computer-based exams, schedule online at Metrosignup.com (Note: Computer-based exams have an additional fee per test).
- Licensing Portal System (LPS)
Click the link above for information on how to apply online for the following license types using MDARD's Licensing Portal System:
Additional license types and functionality will be available in LPS in the future.
- Accela Licensing System
Click the link above for information on how to apply and renew online for the following license types using the Accela licensing system:
- Food Establishment
- Motor Fuel Retail Outlet