Obtaining Your Massachusetts Nursing License

MASSACHUSETTS BOARD OF REGISTRATION IN NURSING

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COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS

239 Causeway Street, Suite 500, 5th floor
Boston, MA  02114
Phn:  617-973-0900 Fx:   617-973-0984

www.mass.gov/dph/boards/rn

LICENSE BY RECIPROCITY

Processing Fees  

 

Temp License Processing

Application

$275.00

*NO TEMP PERMIT
Approx 4-8 weeks

 

Documents Needed

Perm

Completed application

Yes

2X2 photo - signed

Yes

Verification of ALL licenses held, current or expired(Including LPN licenses)

Yes

Transcripts received directly from nursing school

Yes

*Refer to the Good Moral Character (GMC) fact sheet for instructions if the answer is yes to any disciplinary/conviction questions                             

LICENSE RENEWAL

Processing Fees

 

Renewal License Processing

Timely

$120.00

Active within 24 hrs

Late fee

$57.00

 

Additional Info

Renewals processed online only
https://onlineservices.hhs.state.ma.us/

Verify a MA license
https://checkalicense.hhs.state.ma.us/

 

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