• Renewal of asbestos/deleading walk-in licenses 

    Subject: Asbestos supervisors, workers, and consultants, and Deleader-supervisors and workers, can now renew your DLS licenses by mail. 

    DLS is now accepting applications BY MAIL for RENEWAL of Asbestos Supervisor, Asbestos Worker, Asbestos Project Monitor, Asbestos Inspector, Asbestos Management Planner, Asbestos Project Designer, Deleader-supervisor, and Deleader-worker licenses. Our office walk-in service will still be available as follows:

    Open Mondays only from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
    Charles F. Hurley Building
    19 Staniford Street, 2nd Floor
    Boston, MA 02114
    Phone: 617-626-6960
    Fax: 617-626-6965
    Directions – Bostonlinks to Word file

    Open Wednesdays only from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm 
    4 Summer Street
    Room 212
    Haverhill, MA 01830
    Phone: 978-372-9797
    Fax: 978-372-9998
    Directions - Haverhill

    New Bedford
    Open the Second Thursday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    1213 Purchase Street, 2nd Floor
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    [Enter through Maxfield Street Entrance]
    Phone: 508-984-7718
    Fax: 508-984-3562
    Directions - New Bedford

    Open the First Tuesday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    1 Federal Street
    Building 101, 3rd Floor
    Springfield, MA 01105
    Phone: 413-781-2676
    Fax: 413-732-6374
    Directions - Springfield

    Open the third Friday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Hadley Building
    167 Lyman Street
    Westborough, MA 01581
    Phone: 508-616-0461
    Fax: 508-616-0467
    Directions - Westborough

    Criteria for mail-in applications for renewal:

    Only renewal applications can be processed by mail. Initial licenses must still be processed in person at of our office locations. Your application must include the following items:

    • The correct application form for the license you are renewing; the application must be completely filled out, signed, and dated (provide email address).
    • A copy of your current refresher training certificate (and any other refresher training certificates since your last license with DLS).
    • A copy of a government-issued identification (See: List of Acceptable Forms of Identification  pdf format of List of Acceptable Forms of Identification
    • Any other information DLS may reasonably require.
    • Money order or certified check for the correct amount (See: DLS Fee Schedule  pdf format of DLS Fee Schedule
).  Please provide separate checks for Lead or Asbestos licenses. No personal or company checks will be accepted.
    • For Deleader-supervisors and Deleader-workers, applicants must include the completed DLS Reporting Physician’s Statement form attached to the application. This form must be completely filled out and signed by a physician. Blood lead level and ZPP results must be within 3 months of the date of application.
    • Applications along with payment shall be mailed to Department of Labor Standards, Attention: Licensing Unit, 19 Staniford Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02114.

    Please submit your application at least 14 days prior to the expiration of your current license to allow for processing. Incomplete applications or not submitting all required supporting documents will delay the review process and may result in your license being renewed after its expiration date.  Your renewed license will be mailed to the address provided on the application.  

    All applications are available at http://www.mass.gov/dols.

    If you have any questions, please contact our licensing office at (617) 626-6960.

  • List of Acceptable Forms of Identification  pdf format of List of Acceptable Forms of Identification

  • Asbestos Analytical Services  pdf format of Asbestos Analytical Services

  • Asbestos Contractor  pdf format of Asbestos Contractor

  • Asbestos Project Designer  pdf format of Asbestos Project Designer

  • Asbestos Inspector  pdf format of Asbestos Inspector

  • Asbestos Project Monitor  pdf format of Asbestos Project Monitor

  • Asbestos Management Planner  pdf format of Asbestos Management Planner

  • Asbestos Training Provider  pdf format of Asbestos Training Provider

  • Asbestos Supervisor  pdf format of Asbestos Supervisor

  • Asbestos Worker Application  pdf format of Asbestos Worker Application