How to update your license: Appraisers and appraiser trainees

Update your name

  • Send us an email, fax, or letter requesting the needed change ‑ see addresses below.
  • Include official proof of the name change, such as a marriage license, court document, or other proof of the change.
  • If you want a license with your new name, you must order a duplicate license. Make your request by mail to the payment mailing address shown below and include a check or money order payable to the Department of Licensing for $30.

Update your contact information

Online

  1. Login to your account.
  2. At your account dashboard, click Update on the row for the information you want to update.
  3. Follow the on‑screen instructions to make the update.
  4. The update will take effect immediately.
  5. If you updated your primary address, and you want a license showing the updated information, order a duplicate license at your account dashboard ($30).

By mail

  • Send us an email, fax, or letter requesting the needed change ‑ see addresses below.
  • If you updated your primary address, and you want a license with the updated address, you must order a duplicate license. Make your request by mail to the payment mailing address shown below and include a check or money order payable to Department of Licensing for $30.

Order a duplicate license

Online

You’ll need a Visa, MasterCard, or American Express credit or debit card to pay the $30 fee.

  1. Login to your account.
  2. At your account dashboard, click Order Duplicate on the license row.
  3. Follow the on‑screen instructions to order and pay for the license.
  4. The license will be sent to the primary address on file within 2 weeks.

By mail

  • Send your request and a check or money order payable to Department of Licensing for $30 to the payment mailing address shown below.

Where to send:

Email: reappraisers@dol.wa.gov
Fax: 360.570.4981

Mailing addresses:

With payment
Real Estate Appraiser Section
Department of Licensing
PO Box 3917
Seattle, WA 98124‑3917

No payment
Real Estate Appraiser Section
Department of Licensing
PO Box 9021
Olympia, WA 98507‑9021

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