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The Local Minister’s License

Procedures for Issuing a Local Minister’s License

Local Minister’s License Application

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

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

Request for Verification of Credential History (If unable to access the online form, click here.)

Order a Local Minister’s License

The District Minister’s License

The Role of the Local Church in Ministerial Licensing and Ordination

Recommendation to the District Assembly (form)

Click here to find out more about Ministerial Licensing and Ordination.



Contact your pastor or district superintendent.

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