Engineering Licensing Boards

This page was last fact-checked December 14, 2015

Professional engineers, professional land surveyors, and their firms must obtain licenses from the state engineering board. This directory will help you quickly find the engineering board in your state. If you need help filing your registration or renewal, we are happy to help.

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State PE / LS Boards
Alabama Alabama Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors
PO Box 304451, Montgomery, AL 36130-4451
(334) 242-5568 Toll Free: (866) 461-7640
Fax: (334) 242-5105
http://www.bels.alabama.gov/
Alaska Alaska State Board of Registration for Architects, Engineers, and Land Surveyors
State of Alaska/DCCED, Div of CBPL, AELS Board, P.O. Box 110806, Junea, AK 99811-0806
(907) 465-2550
https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/professionallicensing/boardofarchitectsengineersandlandsurveyors.aspx
Arizona Arizona State Board of Technical Registration
(602) 364-4930
https://btr.az.gov/
Arkansas Arkansas State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Professional Surveyors
501 682-2824
Fax: 501 682-2827
http://www.pels.arkansas.gov/Pages/default.aspx
pelsboard@arkansas.gov
California California Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors
1-866-780-5370 or (916) 263-2222
Fax: (916) 263-2246
http://www.bpelsg.ca.gov/
Colorado Colorado State Board of Licensure for Architects, Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors
303-894-7527
https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dora/AES
dora_aesboard@state.co.us
Connecticut Connecticut State Board of Examiners for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors
(860) 713-6000
Fax: (860) 713-7229
http://www.ct.gov/dcp/site/default.asp
dcp.licenseservices@ct.gov
Delaware Delaware Association of Professional Engineers
302-323-4588
Fax: 302-323-4590
https://www2.dape.org/
office@dape.org
District of Columbia District of Columbia Board of Professional Engineering
(202) 442-4320
Fax: (202) 698-4329
https://www.dcopla.com/bpe/
Florida Florida Board of Professional Engineers (FBPE)
(850) 521-0500
Fax: (850) 521-0521
https://www.fbpe.org/
BOARD@FBPE.ORG
Georgia Georgia Board of Registration of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors
(478) 207-2440
http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/22
Hawaii Hawaii Board of Professional Engineers, Architects, Surveyors & Landscape Architects
DCCA-PVL, Attn: EASLA, P.O. Box 3469, Honolulu, HI 96801
(808) 586-3000
http://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/boards/engineer/
easla@dcca.hawaii.gov
Idaho Idaho Board of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors (IPELS)
208-373-7210
Fax: 208-373-7213
http://www.ipels.idaho.gov/
Illinois Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
1 (888) 473-4858
http://www.idfpr.com/
fpr.prfgroup02@illinois.gov
Indiana Indiana Professional Licensing Agency: Board of Registration for Professional Engineers
(317) 234-3022
Fax: (317) 233-4236
http://www.in.gov/pla/engineer.htm
pla10@pla.in.gov
Iowa Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau: Engineering & Land Surveying Examining Board
(515)725-9022
Fax: (515) 725-9032
https://plb.iowa.gov/board/engineers-land-surveyors
EngineeringandLandSurveyBoard@iowa.gov
Kansas Kansas State Board of Technical Professions: Engineering, Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Land Surveying
785-296-3053
http://www.ksbtp.ks.gov/
Kentucky Kentucky Board of Engineers and Land Surveyors
1 (800) 573-2680 or (502) 573-2680
Fax: (502) 573-6687
http://kyboels.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Louisiana Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board
225-925-6291
Fax: 225-925-6292
http://www.lapels.com/
Maine Maine Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers
207-287-3236
Fax: 207-287-3239
http://www.maine.gov/professionalengineers/
professional.engineers@maine.gov
Maryland Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation: Board for Professional Engineers
(410) 230-6260
Fax: (410) 333-0021
http://www.dllr.state.md.us/license/pe/
pe@dllr.state.md.us
Massachusetts Massachusetts Board of Registration of Professional Engineers and of Land Surveyors
617-727-9957
Fax: 617-727-9932
http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/licensee/dpl-boards/en/
engineerboard@state.ma.us
Michigan Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) - Licensing Division
Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing - Licensing Division, PO Box 30018, Lansing, MI 48909
http://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-35299_61343_35414---,00.html
bcslic@michigan.gov
Minnesota Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design
(651) 296-2388, TTY: 1-800-627-3529
Fax: (651) 297-5310
http://mn.gov/aelslagid/
Mississippi Mississippi Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Surveyors
660 North Street, Suite 400, Jackson, MS 39202
601-359-6160
Fax: 601-359-6159
http://www.pepls.state.ms.us/pepls/web.nsf
Missouri Missouri Board For Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors and Professional Landscape Architects
573.751.0047
Fax: 573.751.8046
http://pr.mo.gov/apelsla.asp
moapeplspla@pr.mo.gov
Montana Montana Board of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors
(406) 841-2360
http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/license/bsd_boards/pel_board/board_page.asp
Nebraska Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects
P.O. Box 95165, Lincoln, NE 68509-5165
(402) 471-2021
Fax: (402) 471-0787
http://www.ea.nebraska.gov/
Nevada Nevada State Board of Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors
http://www.nvboe.org/
New Hampshire New Hampshire Board of Professional Engineers
603-271-2219
Fax: 603-271-6990
http://www.nh.gov/jtboard/pe.htm
Donna.Lobdell@nh.gov
New Jersey New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs - State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors
(973) 504-6460
http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/pels/
New Mexico New Mexico Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Professional Surveyors
NM BLPEPS, PO Box 25101, Santa Fe, NM 87504
505-476-4565
Fax: 505-476-4802
http://www.sblpes.state.nm.us/
New York New York State Education Department: Office of the Professions - State Board for Engineering & Land Surveying
http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/pels/
North Carolina North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers & Surveyors
4601 Six Forks Rd., Suite 310, Raleigh, NC 27609
(919) 791-2000
Fax: (919) 791-2012
http://www.ncbels.org/
North Dakota North Dakota State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors
723 West Memorial Highway, PO Box 1357, Bismarck, ND 58502-1357
701-258-0786
http://ndpelsboard.org/
Ohio Ohio Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors
U.S. Toll Free: (877) 644-6364 Columbus Metro: (614) 466-3651
http://www.peps.ohio.gov/
pes.board@pes.ohio.gov
Oklahoma Oklahoma Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors
220 NE 28th Street, Suite 120, Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-2874
Fax: (405) 523-2135
http://www.ok.gov/pels/
Oregon Oregon Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying
503.362.2666
Fax: 503.362.5454
http://www.oregon.gov/OSBEELS/Pages/index.aspx
osbeels@osbeels.org
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists
P.O. Box 2649, Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
(717) 783-7049
Fax: (717) 705-5540
http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/EngineersLandSurveyorsandGeologists/Pages/General-Board-Information.aspx#.Vl37xN-rRgd
ST-ENGINEER@PA.GOV
Rhode Island Rhode Island Division of Design Professionals
(401) 462-9530
Fax: (401) 462-9532
http://www.bdp.state.ri.us/architects/
South Carolina South Carolina Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors
PO Box 11419, Columbia, SC 29211
(803) 896-4422
http://www.llr.state.sc.us/POL/Engineers/
Contact.ENGLS@llr.sc.gov
South Dakota South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation: Board of Technical Professions
2525 W. Main St., Suite 211, Rapid City, SD 57702
(605) 394-2510
Fax: (605) 394-2509
http://dlr.sd.gov/bdcomm/btp/
sdbtp@state.sd.us
Tennessee Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance: Tennessee Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners
615-741-3221, 1-800-256-5758
Fax: 615-532-9410
http://www.tn.gov/commerce/section/architects-engineers
ce.aeboard@tn.gov
Texas Texas Board of Professional Engineers
512-440-7723
Fax: 512-440-0417
http://engineers.texas.gov/index.htm
info@engineers.texas.gov
Utah Utah Department of Commerce - Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing
P.O. Box 146741, Salt Lake City, UT 84114
801-530-6628 or 866-275-3675
Fax: 801-530-6511
http://www.dopl.utah.gov/index.html
doplweb@utah.gov
Vermont Vermont Board of Professional Engineering
802-828-1134
https://www.sec.state.vt.us/professional-regulation/list-of-professions/engineering.aspx
Virginia Virginia Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers and Landscape Architects
Licensing: (804) 367-8506
Fax: (866) 465-6206
http://www.dpor.virginia.gov/Boards/APELS/
apelscidla@dpor.virginia.gov
Washington Washington Department of Licensing - Business and Professions Division
Department of Licensing, PO Box 9034, Olympia, WA 98507-9034
Fax: 360-586-1596
http://www.dol.wa.gov/business/
West Virginia West Virginia Board of Registration for Professional Engineers
(304) 558-3554
Fax: (304) 558-6232
http://www.wvpebd.org/Home/tabid/434/Default.aspx
info@wvpebd.org
Wisconsin Wisconsin Examining Board of Architects, Landscape Architects, Professional Engineers, Designers and Professional Land Surveyors
P.O. Box 8935, Madison, WI 53708-8935
608-266-2112
http://dsps.wi.gov/Home
Wyoming Wyoming Board of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors
307-777-6155/6156
Fax: 307-777-3403
https://sites.google.com/a/wyo.gov/wybpepls/home
wyopepls@wyo.gov
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