Our renewal reminder will be different the next time you need to renew your license. If we have your email on file, you'll get an email reminder that it's time to renew your license. If we don't have your email, you'll get a mailed letter. This means we won't send you a form to fill out and mail back. You'll be able to renew online.
The new renewal reminder directs you to our new online professional licensing portal. Once logged in, you'll be able to:
You canto make sure we have your current email or add one if you don't already have one on file.
We have a new online system available for managing some types of business and professional licenses. This means more security to protect your personal information and quicker license processing. You’ll have access to new features to:
Plan extra time for the first time you use the system, you’ll need to create your profile.
Learn how to set up account access.
On May 21, 2019 Governor Jay Inslee signedinto law. It allows the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors to become an independent Washington State agency. 3 professions regulated through the State Board supported the bill:
The process was an eye opening and positive learning experience. It highlighted the strength in solidarity of our professions. Also our continued belief in our legislative process.
The bill owes its success to 4 strong segments of support:
This is the beginning of a new era for the regulation of our professions. The transition of the Board into small agency status is in the planning process. A team from the Department of Licensing and the Board are working together in this effort. Minimizing the functional impact to our professions and the public is key as we move through the process.