Maryland Courts

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

Important Information

The Policy on Memorandum of Understanding applies to all courts, court-related agencies and departments within the Maryland Judiciary. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) expresses the mutual accord in a binding document between two or more government entities. An MOU must (1) identify the contracting parties, (2) spell out the subject matter of the agreement and its objectives, (3) summarize the essential terms of the agreement, and (4) be signed by the contracting parties.

The Department of Procurement, Contract & Grant Administration (DPCGA) takes an active role with assisting customers with completing MOU templates (MS Word):

For more information, contact:
Gisela Blades, Director, DPCGA
410-260-1594 or