Design professionals and attorneys licensed in Pennsylvania must register with the Department of Licenses & Inspections (L&I) to file permit applications and appeals in eCLIPSE.
Design professionals must register to serve as a Design Professional of Record (DPRC) and applicant. They can register to view all permit applications on which they are named DPRC.
Attorneys must register to serve as an applicant.
Design professionals and attorneys can register.
Other licenses and registrations
Proof of PA license
You must submit a copy of your current PA license or ID card.
Proof of employment
If you are not self-employed, submit a statement of current or prospective employment. This statement must be on company letterhead and signed by the employer.
Where and when
You can register online using the eCLIPSE system.
There is no fee for this registration.
You can register online using eCLIPSE.
Applications are reviewed within five business days.
If the application isn’t approved, you will receive an email stating what is missing or required.
This registration does not expire.
You can submit changes to employment or contact information online through eCLIPSE.