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Welcome to Pennsylvania Online Licensing

The Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs now offers prospective licensees the opportunity to apply for initial licensure; current licensees the opportunity to renew their license; and licensees, employers and the general public the opportunity to conduct searches of licensed professionals via our secure MyLicense website.

Current License Renewals

Nursing Your RN, CNS, CRNP license, or Prescriptive Authority expires October 31, 2015. There is a survey to complete prior to completing the online renewal process. Once the survey is complete, you will be directed to the license renewal page. You will only have to complete the survey once even though you may have multiple nursing licenses to renew. Just click the nurse link and register to begin your next renewal.

ATTENTION Prescriptive Authority holders A prescriptive authority record can only be renewed with the one collaborating physician named on your prescriptive authority approval. Refer to your renewal notice for that information. Contact the Board office if there are changes- DO NOT RENEW.

Psychologists Your license expires November 30, 2015.

Certified Public Accountants and Public Accountants Your license expires on December 31, 2015.

Accountancy Firms and Program Sponsors Your license expires on December 31, 2015.

Cosmetologists, Cosmetology Teachers and Nail Technicians Your license expires on January 31, 2016.

Cosmetology Schools Your license expires on January 31, 2016.

Funeral Directors and Funeral Supervisors Your license expires February 1, 2016.

Funeral Establishments Your license expires February 1, 2016.

Initial Licensure

Apply for Initial licensure Click this link

Duplicate Licensure

Duplicate Licenses / Address Changes / Application Status Click this link.

Visit Other Related Sites

License Verification Verify that a Person or Facility holds a current license.

Verification/Certification of License Verification/Certification of License

DOH Home Page The official home page for the Department of Health.

DOS HomePage The official home page for the Department Of State.

Note: Please allow 48 hours for our databases to be updated - the information you submit is not reflected instantaneously. Also, please be advised that the renewal process may take longer to complete in the event an answer you provide for a renewal question requires further review or you have submitted documentation to support a name change. For licensing information, please contact the appropriate Licensing Board Office.

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