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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation

The Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation (DPOR) issues state credentials—licenses, certificates or registrations—to those qualified to practice in regulated professions.

Agency Website

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http://www.dpor.virginia.gov/

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Overview

DPOR issues state credentials—licenses, certificates or registrations—to those qualified to practice in regulated professions. We protect the public by verifying minimum competency, investigating complaints, and upholding professional compliance with state law and regulations. DPOR supports Virginia’s strong economic climate by regulating in the least burdensome, most efficient way possible to help eligible people start businesses and work in their chosen fields.


Contact

Mailing Address

Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233

Email

dpor@dpor.virginia.gov

Phone

(804) 367-8500


Locations & Hours

Main Location

9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Directions

  • M 8:15am - 5:00pm
  • T 8:15am - 5:00pm
  • W 8:15am - 5:00pm
  • Th 8:15am - 5:00pm
  • F 8:15am - 5:00pm
  • S Closed
  • Su Closed

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