Business Permits

If you own or operate a business in the City of New Carrollton, you are required to have a City License along with a Prince George's County and State of Maryland licenses.

Business License fees are currently $110. It may be paid via check, money order, or major credit card (credit cards accepted in person only).

Business License Application

Childcare and Daycare Providers:

Documents are required from the following:

  • MD State Department of Education: 301-333-6940
  • Prince George's County Department of Environmental Resources Permits and Review Division: 301-883-5776
  • Childcare Business License Application
    A rental license is required to rent residences in the City. There are two types of rental applications.

Rental Dwelling

A structure being occupied or intended to be occupied by a single family and/or individual(s) who are not the legal owners of record of the property such as an apartment, condo or home where the owner does not reside.

Rental Dwelling License fees are currently $200. It may be paid via check, money order, or major credit card (credit cards accepted in person only).

Rental Dwelling application

Rental Unit

A single-family dwelling where the owner resides therein and a portion of said dwelling is rented to a third party not a member of the owner's immediate family.

Rental Unit License fees are currently $150. They may be paid via check, money order, or major credit card (credit cards accepted in person only).

Rental Unit application

You must fill out a Business License and/or Rental License Application and submit payment either by mail to or in person at City Hall.