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Solicitor's Permit

You are welcome to solicit sales from Montgomery County license-holders as long as you follow the rules set forth in the Annotated Code of the Public General Laws of Maryland, the Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control Division of Licensure, Regulation and Education (LRE) and other guidelines of the Department of Liquor Control.

You must have a Montgomery County Solicitor’s Permit before actively engaging in any alcoholic sales activity.

To obtain a permit, complete the Solicitor’s Permit Application and mail or hand-deliver payment to address below.

If you are mailing payment, make check payable to DLC and write your reference number provided when you submit the application.

Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control
ATTN: Solicitor's Permit
201 Edison Park Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

You must have this card in your possession when selling alcoholic beverages in Montgomery County.
Solicitor’s Permits cost $60 every fiscal year.

Once your payment is processed, we will send your Solicitor Permit card via email to the email address used on the application.

If you have any questions regarding the Solicitor's Permit, please send an email to

Act responsibly when consuming alcoholic beverages!
201 Edison Park Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20878