Who must apply for a recreational camp license?
Any person, cooperative, association, partnership, firm or corporation desiring to operate a recreational camp in Montgomery County must obtain a license.
What is a recreational camp?
A recreational camp is any camp including but not restricted to sports, science, computer, travel, art, games or outdoor activities, with five (5) or more campers, run for a specified period of time, usually during the summer or holiday seasons.
When must one obtain a recreational camp license?
A license must be obtained prior to operating the recreational camp.
How does one obtain a recreational camp license?
Download and complete the following application: Recreational Camp License Application
Additional information and approvals may be required, including:
Any licensed day care center that wants to change to a camp program must also get State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene approval.
Are there any fees?
See the fee schedule to determine fees that may apply: Fee Schedule
What is the process for obtaining a Recreational Camp License?
Staff with Licensure & Regulatory Services are available to answer questions during regular business hours - Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.. at 240-777-3986.