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District of Columbia Tour Guide


Effective April 1, 2012, all new Tour Guide license applications must be submitted online.

Effective May 1, 2012, all duplicate license and letter of certification requests must be submitted online.

Paper service requests will no longer be accepted and will be returned to the address indicated on the application.

For additional information, please contact us by phone: (202) 442-4320, fax: (202) 698-4329, email:, or visit the DCRA headquarters, located at 1100 4th Street SW, Suite 500E, Washington, DC 20024.

Program Support Specialist: Stephanie Johnston,

Credentials Management System for Certification and Licensing Programs

Licensing Publications and Forms

Downloads >Stock number >Format >Size
Municipal Regulations Chapter 12 690901 PDF 87 KB
New License Application Instructions 680998 PDF 134 KB
Regulatory Complaint Form 680974 PDF 34 KB
Last updated 2017-01-04