Delaware Licensing Resources

Find information about obtaining, maintaining, and amending a variety of Delaware licenses and registrations.

Every state has different licensing and registration requirements for business entities and nonprofits, depending on the services they offer. On this page you'll find Delaware-specific guides and resources dealing with entity formation, occupational licensing, tax filings, and a variety of other important compliance topics.

Delaware State Licensing Agencies

Below is a listing of the state-level licensing agencies within Delaware that a business should check for business license requirements.

  • Association of Professional Engineers
  • Board of Landscape Architecture
  • Department of Finance - Division of Revenue
  • Department of Insurance
  • Department of Labor
  • Department of Labor - Division of Unemployment Insurance
  • Department of Safety and Homeland Security
  • Department of State - Division of Corporations
  • Division of Facilities Management - Asbestos Abatement Services
  • Division of Professional Regulation - Board of Charitable Gaming
  • Division of Professional Regulation - Board of Electrical Examiners
  • Division of Professional Regulation - Board of Plumbing, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Examiners
  • Division of Professional Regulation - Controlled Substance Advisory Committee
  • Division of Professional Regulation - Council on Real Estate Appraisers
  • Division of Professional Regulation - State Board of Pharmacy
  • Division of Professional Regulation: Board of Architects
  • Division of Professional Regulation: Board of Land Surveyors
  • Division of Revenue (Charities info)
  • Division of Water - Well Permits Branch
  • Office of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Commissioner (O.A.B.C.C.)
  • Public Service Commission
  • State Board of Accountancy

Delaware Local Business Licences

Below is a listing of the local jurisdictions within Delaware that a business should check for local business license requirements.

County / Parish

  • Kent County
  • New Castle County
  • Sussex County

City / Borough / Municipality / Neighborhood

  • Bear
  • Bellefonte
  • Bethany Beach
  • Bridgeville
  • Brookside
  • Camden Wyoming
  • Cheswold
  • Claymont
  • Clayton
  • Dagsboro
  • Delaware City
  • Delmar
  • Dover
  • Dover Air Force Base
  • Edgemoor
  • Elsmere
  • Felton
  • Fenwick Island
  • Frederica
  • Georgetown
  • Glasgow
  • Greenville
  • Greenwood
  • Harrington
  • Hartly
  • Hockessin
  • Houston
  • Kenton
  • Laurel
  • Lewes
  • Little Creek
  • Long Neck
  • Magnolia
  • Middletown
  • Milford
  • Millsboro
  • Milton
  • New Castle
  • Newark
  • Newport
  • North Star
  • Ocean View
  • Odessa
  • Pike Creek
  • Rehoboth Beach
  • Rockland
  • Saint Georges
  • Seaford
  • Selbyville
  • Smyrna
  • Townsend
  • Viola
  • Wilmington
  • Wilmington Manor
  • Winterthur
  • Woodside
  • Yorklyn
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