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Due to facility issues, this licensing program has limited operations. There may be delays in responding to requests. We apologize for the inconvenience. We’re working toward resuming all business operations as soon as possible.

Important changes to the Washington State 2-hour Land Surveyor’s Examination

What is changing?

  • The NCEES will no longer administer the 2-hour exam. They will continue to administer the NCEES 6-hour PLS Exam via computer based testing.
    • You no longer have a deadline to submit your application or re-exam request. You can submit your application or re-exam request at any time.
  • Once your application is approved you’ll receive the following:
    • Applicants taking the NCEES 6-hour PLS exam will receive an email from us that will include the information you need to schedule your 6-hour exam with NCEES.
    • For information regarding the Washington State 2-hour land surveyor’s exam, please contact our office at 360.664.1575 or by email to We are currently working with a new on-line exam vendor.

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