Massage Therapist Licensing in Michigan

Michigan massage licensing

Michigan Massage Therapist Licensing and Certification Requirements

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The state of Michigan has recently passed a licensing bill on January 9, 2009. However, applications are not yet available and massage therapists are not required to obtain a license at the state level at this time.

Applications are expected become available within 6-12 months. The new bill will require 500 hours of education and training. The bill requires license renewals every 3 years with 18 hours of CE credits. As stated on the Michigan website:

“Several cities/townships (county health department) do regulate this type of business. Also, contact the local city/township clerk’s office for any ordinance or permit that require zoning laws.”

Michigan Massage Therapy Licensing Requirements

Licensing Requirements: Mandatory State Licensing


Request Application: The application fee will be $20 and the license fee will be $75.

Michigan Massage Therapy Bill Passed

Contact Information

Energy, Labor & Economic Growth ?Licensing Division
P.O. Box 30018
Lansing, MI 48909

Phone: 517-241-9288

Fax: 517-373-3085

Email: [email protected]


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