Many business licenses may be obtained from the Clerk of the Circuit Court. If you are considering opening a business in Carroll County, please do not hesitate to contact the Clerk’s Office at 410-386-8710, to determine whether you need to obtain a business license or you may check the on-line resources listed below.
Some businesses do not require a business license issued from the Clerk’s Office but may need other licenses or permits. For more complete information, please contact any or all of the following:
- Maryland Business Licenses Online
Search the licensing system of the Maryland Judiciary for issued licenses and apply, edit and renew your Maryland business licenses online.
- Business License Information System
Includes startup information and an alphabetized list of all State licenses and permits.
- Comptroller of Maryland - Business Information and Services
Includes tax information, business license information, and a Business Owners Toolkit.