Obtaining Your Minnesota Nursing License

MINNESOTA BOARD OF NURSING

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2829 University Avenue SE, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN  55414
TEL:  612-317-3000 FAX:   612-617-2190

http://www.nursingboard.state.mn.us/

LICENSE BY ENDORSEMENT

Processing Fees 

 

Temp License Processing

Application

$105.00

Approx 2-5 business days upon receipt of all required docs – valid for 60 days (must not have any prior convictions OR disciplinary actions)

eLicensing surcharge

$10.50  

Temp permit

Fee included

 

Documents Needed

Temp

Perm

Completed application

Yes

Yes

Verification of original state license             

No

Yes

Verification of current active state license

Yes

Yes

Confirmation of nursing employment

No

Yes

*Temporary permits are issued while other required docs are in process of receiving a permanent license.  Additional necessary steps to receive a permanent license MUST also be initiated.

Apply Online
https://www.hlb.state.mn.us/mbn/Portal/DesktopModules/ServiceForm.aspx?svid=20&mid=78

LICENSE RENEWAL

Processing Fees

 

Renewal License Processing

Timely renewal

$85.00  

Renew online – Active within 24hrs

Reregistration

$105.00

Renew online – Approx 5 business days upon receipt of all required docs and dependent upon additional info requested by the Board

Additional Info

Reregistration:

  • Submit a confirmation of nursing employment form
  • The Board will inform you whether to report CEUs and if you are required to take a nurse refresher course

Online Renewal
https://www.hlb.state.mn.us/mbn/Portal/DesktopDefault.aspx?tabindex=0&tabid=41

Verify a MN license
http://mn.gov/health-licensing-boards/nursing/public/license-verification/

NOTE:  Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address