Electrical Permits and Licenses


Per the Board of Electrical Examiners meeting on May 5, 2021, all Licensed Electricians must have submitted complete renewal applications for the 2020-2022 licensing cycle by JUNE 30th 2021 in order to remain in active status.
Requirements for Renewal
  • Application for License Renewal (listed below)
  • Proof of Insurance
  • Proof of 10 Continuing Education Hours (Maximum of 5 allowed to be online course)
  • Copy of business license (Master Electricians only)
Electrical permits are issued for all electrical work in Wicomico County and municipalities. Permits are issued to licensed electricians for commercial and residential work and to homeowners who are doing their own work, in their residence.

Permits can be obtained in the Permits and Inspections Office:

Room 201 Government Office Building
125 N Division Street
Salisbury, Maryland 21801
410-548-4817

Board of Electrical Examiners  


Electrical Licenses are issued by the Board after successful examination or by reciprocity.  View information about the
Board of Electrical Examiners.

Applications