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Expediter’s License

An Expediter License is required for any person who is paid for obtaining licenses, permits and certificates for another person.

Prior Approvals:

  • Commercial Activity License
  • City of Philadelphia Tax Account Number
  • Federal tax Identification Number
  • Proof of Insurance Coverage
  • Criminal Record Search by the Department of Records of the PA State Police
  • Copies of any civil judgments against or records of conviction of the applicant within the prior ten years for fraud, deceptive or unfair conduct, negligence, recklessness, or breach of contract in a professional capacity

Additional Information: 

OSHA 10 and 30 Information: Click HERE for information on programs that satisfy L&I’s OSHA 10 and 30 training requirements, as well as a list of authorized training resources.

Cost: $200

Application is coming soon. For questions, please reach out to the Department of Licenses and Inspections.

RETURNED CHECKS: If your check is returned unpaid for insufficient or uncollected funds, (1) you authorize The City of Philadelphia or its agent to make a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account to collect a fee of $20; and (2) The City of Philadelphia or its agent may re-present your check electronically to your depository institution for payment.