Massachusetts Office of Labor and Workforce Development


Please Note

We are a service company that can help you file with the Massachusetts Office of Labor and Workforce Development. We are not associated with this nor any other government agency. We offer paid services and software to help you file. You are not required to purchase our service to file - you may file directly with this agency without using our service.


Contact Information

Physical address:
One Ashburton Place
Suite 2112
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-626-5075

Web: Home Name search
Email: constituentservices@detma.org

Licenses

We track the following licenses with the Massachusetts Office of Labor and Workforce Development in order to provide compliance services to our clients. As a client, you see this and other reference data in License Manager in-line with your licenses.

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Companies acting as employment agencies in Massachusetts must obtain the following licenses before offering employment services. Applications usually require proof of incorporation or a certificate of authority.

Massachusetts Employment Agency License

Agency:Massachusetts Office of Labor and Workforce Development
Fact Checked:3/12/18

Initial Registration

This section applies to firms that are applying for a license in Massachusetts for the first time.

Form:

http://www.mass.gov/lwd/labor-standards/employment-agency/employment-placement-and-staffing-agencies-program/information-for-employment-agencies.html

Agency Fee:

$300, $500 if agency has 5 or more placement counselors

Fact Checked:12/7/16

Registration Renewal

This section applies to firms that are already licensed in Massachusetts and need to renew their license.

Form:

http://www.mass.gov/lwd/labor-standards/employment-agency/employment-placement-and-staffing-agencies-program/information-for-employment-agencies.html

Agency Fee:

$300, $500 if agency has 5 or more placement counselors

Due:

Annually

Fact Checked:12/7/16

Massachusetts Placement Agency Registration

Agency:Massachusetts Office of Labor and Workforce Development
Fact Checked:1/6/20

Initial Registration

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$300

Fact Checked:1/6/20

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$300

Due:

Annually

Fact Checked:1/6/20

Massachusetts Talent Agency License

Agency:Massachusetts Office of Labor and Workforce Development
Notes:

Massachusetts does not have a separate talent agency license, but an employment agency license may be required.

Fact Checked:4/3/18

Initial Registration

Form:

http://www.mass.gov/lwd/labor-standards/employment-agency/employment-placement-and-staffing-agencies-program/information-for-employment-agencies.html

Agency Fee:

$300, $500 if agency has 5 or more placement counselors

Fact Checked:12/7/16

Registration Renewal

Form:

http://www.mass.gov/lwd/labor-standards/employment-agency/employment-placement-and-staffing-agencies-program/information-for-employment-agencies.html

Agency Fee:

$300, $500 if agency has 5 or more placement counselors

Due:

Annually

Fact Checked:12/7/16

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