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The Local Minister’s License

Procedures for Issuing a Local Minister’s License (Español)

Local Minister’s License Application (Español)

Church Board Interview Checklist: Granting a Local Minister’s License (Español)

Church Board Interview Checklist: Renewing a Local Minister’s License (Español)

Request a Local Minister's License Certificate

Requests for Local Minister's License presentation certificates are fulfilled by the USA/Canada Regional Office. Use the webform to place the order and allow 10 business days for preparation and shipping after verification of the candidate's credential history. Send any questions or concern about your order to

For general questions about ministerial licensing and ordination, email the Global Clergy development office at

Request for Verification of Credential History (English) (Español) (Français)

Order a Local Minister’s License (Español)

The District Minister’s License

Recommendation to the District Assembly (form)  (Español)

District Minister's License (Español)



Contact your pastor or district superintendent.

You may also contact Global Clergy Development at or toll-free at 800-306-7651.