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Search for MDARD Licenses, Certifications, and Registrations

Not sure what license you need? View an alphabetical list of all our licenses and search and filter by license type.

Licensing Portal System (LPS)

Learn how to apply online for the following license types using MDARD's Licensing Portal System: Dairy, Food Establishment, Grain Dealer, Nursery, and Retail Motor Fuel Quality. Additional license types and functionality will be available in LPS in the future.

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).

Find Businesses Licensed by MDARD

Find a licensed firm in Michigan, from pesticide businesses to retail establishments, and more.

Request Replacement License

Have You Lost or Misplaced Your MDARD License?

Search for Michigan Licenses and Permits

Not every business in Michigan is required to be licensed by the State of Michigan. Use the search feature to search our licenses list to see if you need a license or permit.