Bureau of Professional and
Occupational Affairs provides administrative and legal support to 29
professional and occupational licensing boards and commissions. Professional
licensing protects the health and safety of the public from fraudulent
and unethical practitioners. Professionals range from Physicians and
Cosmetologists to Accountants and Funeral Directors.
Contact us: P.O. Box 2649, Harrisburg, PA 17105
Phone: 717-787-8503 or Send us an e-mail
The Bureau of
Professional and Occupational affairs currently sells lists of licensees to
individuals or entities who request the information for certain occupations
provided that the purchasers affirm that the information will not be used for
illegal or improper purposes. These
lists are primarily purchased by educational providers, professional
associations, and other commercial enterprises.
As an occupational licensee, you have the option of opting out of the
sold list. If you are a licensee who
prefers to opt out of the sold list, please fill out the opt out form.
Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs Policy Statement
Interpreting the Term "Infectious, Communicable or Contagious