How to apply for asbestos, deleading, or lead-safe renovation licenses


All applications must be submitted online at

How to apply for a license

Effective January 5, 2023, the licensing procedure has changed.
Please visit to access the Licensing portal.

The Department of Labor Standards has discontinued walk-ins and use of the lead& email to submit applications. 

Please review the welcome document for instructions both in English and Spanish to guide you through the application process.

Instructions to apply for an asbestos license in the LAA System 

Instrucciones para solicitar una licencia de asbesto en el Sistema LAA-en Español

For questions, call: (617) 626-6964, (617) 626-6030, or (617) 626-6963 or email: Lead&

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