Arizona is an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state
1740 W. Adams, Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85007
License by Endorsement
Temp License Processing
Up to 30 days – valid for 6 months (must not have any prior convictions OR disciplinary actions).
Walk thru – temp issued within 48 hours for emergencies only.
|Verification of original state license||No||Yes|
|Copy of current license||Yes||No|
|Completed fingerprint card (provided by AZBN)||Yes||Yes|
May walk thru to receive a Temp License, issued in 48 hours- (For emergency purposes only)
Hand carry all required docs including a letter of hire on employer’s letterhead stating a specific hire date starting within 7 days.
*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.
|Processing Fees||Renewal License Processing|
|Timely||$160||Active within 24 hrs if renewed online|
|Late Fee||$50/mo not to exceed $200|
|Reinstatement||$150 + late fees||Approximately 30 days for paper application|
Must submit a written request for paper application from AZBN if license is expired AND submit a self-addressed stamped envelope.
NOTE: Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address