Whether a business that provides or offers to provide architecture services in Delaware must file an application for a Delaware Certificate of Authorization depends on the classification of the business. Even if the business is not required to file an application, the business must provide a statement to the Board office certifying to its status.
|IF the business is…||THEN…||AND a Certificate of Authorization application is…|
|Sole Proprietorship||the owner owns and controls the business and practices (or offers to practice) architecture only under his or her own name||not required. However, the owner must submit a statement to the Board office certifying that the business is a sole proprietorship or equivalent.|
|Sole Member Limited Liability Company||the business is equivalent to a Sole Proprietorship|
|any of these:
||both of these apply:
||required. Follow the instructions below to apply.|
File this application when a business is required to obtain a Certificate of Authorization.