Mail this information to us at Perimeter Center, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico, Virginia 23233-1463.
On a separate sheet of paper, please attest to the following: • If you were licensed as a Nurse Practitioner PRIOR to May 8, 2002, you must hold current professional certification OR have completed at least 40 hours of continuing education in the area of specialty practice from one of the certifying agencies designated in 18 VAC 90-30-90.
(If your state does not issue a paper license for your registered nurse license, you will need to print a copy of your registered nurse license verification off your state’s license website.) The fee for on-time renewal of a Nurse Practitioner License can be found in the regulations.
Remember that you must also renew your Registered Nurse License.
• If you were licensed as a Nurse Practitioner AFTER May 8, 2002, you must hold current professional certification in the area of specialty practice from one of the certifying agencies designated in 18 VAC 90-30-90.
In addition, if you have prescriptive authority, please attest to the following: • You also have eight hours of continuing education in pharmacology or pharmacotherapeutics for each biennium.
You cannot renew a clinical nurse specialist registration online.
Please note that it will take 10-14 days for the renewed license to reach you once it has been issued.
How do I request a Duplicate license or certificate?
You will need to provide a copy of your valid multi-state compact license in another compact state.
If you have Prescriptive Authority, please add that fee to your total fee to renew this license.
Make your check or money order payable to "Treasurer of Virginia" and attach a note to your payment that includes your name, correct address, Social Security number, and Virginia License number (if you know it).
I need my Virginia license verified to another state. Nurse Practitioner (Registered Nurse License in Another Compact State): You cannot renew a nurse practitioner license online if you have a registered nurse license in another compact state.
Questions related to Medication Aides Questions related to Massage Therapists Questions related to Nurse Practitioner Laws and Regulations Information related to the July 1, 2006 prescription blank changes (from the Board of Pharmacy) Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) Frequently Asked Questions about the NCLEX Frequently Asked Questions regarding Continued Competency Licensure Renewal Requirements for RNs and LPNs (pdf) Frequently Asked Questions regarding Criminal Background Checks The occupations of Registered Nurse, Licensed Practice Nurse, Certified Nurse Aide, Certified Massage Therapist, Medication Aide, and Nurse Practitioner (Only If You Have a Virginia Registered Nurse License) can renew your license online if you have received a renewal notice.