Welcome to the Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation

Welcome to the website of the Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation, an agency within the Department of Professional and Financial Regulation. We appreciate your visit to our homepage and we look forward to assisting you.

The Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation (OPOR) and its licensing boards and programs are established for the sole purpose of protecting the public by licensing qualified individuals in each professional area and by imposing discipline on licensed individuals and entities to prevent harm to the public.

Many of our licensing services are available online: https://www.pfr.maine.gov/ALMSonline/Welcome.aspx


OPOR’s Gardiner office is open to the public from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Click on this link for directions.

To ensure that someone is available to assist you, we recommend that you to schedule an appointment in advance.  You can find contact information for each of our agencies by clicking the links at the top of this webpage or for general assistance please contact (207) 624-8603 or Misty.B.Robinson@maine.gov

While you are welcome to visit our offices, for faster service, we encourage you to take advantage of our many online services available on each of DPFR’s agency and board websites.