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License Renewal

Renewal Fees

There is no fee this year for renewals from November 1- January 31. Any renewal after January 31 there will be a late fee.

Late Renewals

Online renewal must be completed by January 31st of the current year. After January 31st an additional $50.00 late fee will be assessed.

Renewal Requirements

  1. Physical therapists and physical therapist assistants must participate in continuing competence activities accumulating at least 25 contact units every 2 years.
  2. New graduates are exempt from reporting continuing education units for the period following graduation.
  3. If you have had either a name, address, or email change you may update the information during the renewal.
  4. MDS Survey is required to be completed prior to your renewal being approved. (The link is listed below)

Make sure to have the following information before you begin the online renewal process:

  1. Your last name as it appears on record with the Board (If you need to verify, please click here to look up that information.);
  2. Your social security number;
  3. Your PT/PTA license number (If your license number is 3 digits, please add a preceding zero. For example, if your license number is 211, type 0211.);
  4. A current Visa or MasterCard account;
  5. The expiration date of the Visa or MasterCard account.
  6. Your CC activity for the previous 2 years.

All information entered will be encrypted, so your data will be transmitted safely and securely.

While you are in the renewal process please do NOT use the back button in your browser. If at any time you wish to exit the renewal process, please click the "Exit" button located at the bottom of the page.

Click on to access the MDS Survey. Please remember your renewal is not complete until the survey has been successfully completed.


Pursuant to Section 43-26.1-08 of the ND Century Code, it is necessary for all physical therapists who are licensed in the State of ND to renew their license no later than January 31st of each year. If your facility requires you to have your renewed license by December 31st, please submit your renewal no later than December 21st.

If you have a 3 digit license number, add a preceding zero.

Please contact the board if you have any questions about your renewal.