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NURSES: Renew your licenses online here before the May 31, 2024 deadline! Contact our call center at 1-800-560-6420 if you have questions. Go here for help retrieving your user name and here for help resetting your password.

Need to file a complaint against a professional or entity we license? Learn how to do so with the appropriate Division by going here.

Division of Professional Regulation

Welcome to the Division of Professional Regulation (DPR)

The mission of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation is to serve, safeguard, and promote the health, safety, and welfare of the public by ensuring that licensure qualifications and standards for professional practice are properly evaluated, applied, and enforced.

The Division regulates a variety of health care and occupational professionals. Some of these professions include:

Want to see if your license is up for renewal? See our list of professions currently in renewal by going here.

New IDFPR Variance for Licensing Fees

On October 27, 2023, IDFPR issued a variance to vary any rule that provides for an increased fee or late fee for an applicant where that fee has increased or a late fee has come into play during the pendency of the applicant’s application with the Division through no fault of the applicant.

Licensing Update for Healthcare Professionals

As part of their renewal process, licensees in 38 healthcare professions are now required to complete one hour of continuing education on recognizing implicit bias in healthcare. Learn more under IDFPR’s Administrative Code here.