Renewal Information

Renewals begin April 1 and end June 30 in the year your license is due to expire. Licenses not renewed before July 1, 2022​ will automatically become delinquent, and employers will be notified. There is NO grace period for renewals.*

NAME CHANGE – If your name has changed, you must include a copy of the legal document changing your name. No additional fee is required when requesting a name change with a renewal request.

Mailed renewals should be postmarked no later than June 15. Fees may be paid via money order, cashier’s check, or business check only. Cash and personal checks will be returned, and this will delay renewal. An updated license will be mailed to your preferred address once it has been renewed. If you answer yes to any question(s) on the form, you must provide a letter of full explanation and notarized copies of charges and convictions.

*Why is no grace period given for renewals?

Per legislative rule §30-20A-9(a), “If a license is not renewed when due, then the board shall automatically place the licensee on delinquent status.”

This board allows three months for renewal season and provides each licensee with a courtesy renewal reminder within the first week. It is your responsibility to submit any contact information changes to our office as they occur. If you have not updated our office with those changes, your courtesy reminder cannot be delivered to you. Please see FAQ question number 9 for explanation of the law regarding this issue.

Rule §30-20A-12(b) also states: “Any person regulated by the article shall conspicuously display his or her license or permit at his or her principal business location.” Your license boldly states the expiration date so that you may e