New Hampshire is an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state
121 S Fruit Street, Suite 102
Concord, NH 03301
License by Endorsement
Temp License Processing
Approximately 4-6 weeks.
Temp licenses issued only to applicants from Massachusetts, Connecticut and Vermont. Valid for 120 days.
Must not have any prior convictions OR disciplinary actions.
|Verification of original state license||No||Yes|
|Verification of current active license||Yes||Yes|
|Copy of driver’s license||Yes||Yes|
|Fingerprint cards – background check||Yes||Yes|
Send an email to email@example.com with contact info to request the required fingerprint card. No temp license can be issued until the background check results are received and reviewed by the board of nursing.
Must have 400 hours of nursing practice in the past 4 years, and 30 contact hours of CE in past 2 years OR successfully passed the NCLEX within the 2 years immediately prior to applying for licensure in NH.
*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|
|Reinstatement||$120||Must call the board or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a reinstatement application|
NOTE: Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address