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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.


Professions Licensed by IDFPR:

  • Registered Professional Nurse (RN) - Renewal Available!
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) - Renewal Available!
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse- Full Practice Authority (APRN-FPA) - Renewal Available!
  • APRN - FPA Controlled Substance - Renewal Available!
  • APN CE Sponsor - Renewal Available!
  • LPN CE Sponsor - Renewal Available!
  • RN CE Sponsor - Renewal Available!
  • APN Controlled Substance - Renewal Available!

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Online Renewal & Instructions


  • We have a new Third Party Authorization for licensure applicants, which may be found here! This is for applicants to authorize individuals or companies to contact IDFPR on your behalf regarding your application. All other versions of the form will no longer be accepted by the Department starting May 1, 2024.

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