Professional and Occupational License Renewal Fees

The Business Standards Division does not implement a processing fee for license renewals.

Fees listed below are for those Boards / Programs that currently renew online.


For additional information about the Boards or Programs within the Department of Labor and Industry:


Board of Alternative Health Care
License Type Active Active Late Inactive Inactive Late
Midwives $550 $550 $275 $275
Midwife Apprentice $200 $200 $100 $100
Naturopathic Physicians $550 $550 $275 $275
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Architects
License Type Active Active Late Inactive Inactive Late
Architect $55 $55 n/a n/a
Board of Athletic Trainers
License Type Active Active Late Inactive Inactive Late
Athletic Trainers $175 $175 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Chiropractors
License Type Active Active Late Inactive Inactive Late
Chiropractor $200 $200 $100 $100
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Construction Blasters Program
License Type Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Construction Blaster $40 $40 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Cosmetologists
License Type Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Booth Rental $75 $75 n/a n/a
Barbers $80 $80 n/a n/a
Cosmetologists $80 $80 n/a n/a
Electrologists $80 $80 n/a n/a
Estheticians $80 $80 n/a n/a
Manicurists $80 $80 n/a n/a
Salon and Barbershops $85 $85 n/a n/a
Instructors $95 $95 $85 $85
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Clinical Laboratory Science Practitioners
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Clinical Laboratory Scientist $60 $60 $25 $25
Clinical Laboratory Technician $60 $60 $25 $25
Clinical Laboratory Specialist $60 $60 $25 $25
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Dentistry
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Dental Hygienist $140 $140 $140 $140
Volunteer Dental Hygienist $5 $5 n/a n/a
Non-Resident Volunteer Dental Hygienist $10 $10 n/a n/a
Dentist $306 $306 $306 $306
Volunteer Dentist $5 $5 n/a n/a
Non-Resident Volunteer Dentist $10 $10 n/a n/a
Denturist $200 $200 $200 $200
Dentist Montana Prescription Drug Registry (MPDR) Annual Fee $30 n/a n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
State Electrical Board
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Master Electrician $200 $200 n/a n/a
Journeyman Electrician $200 $200 n/a n/a
Residential Electrician $200 $200 n/a n/a
Limited Electrical Contractor $300 n/a n/a n/a
Unlimited Electrical Contractor $300 n/a n/a n/a
Board or Funeral Services
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Crematoriums
$450 $450 n/a n/a
Crematory Operators $150 $150 $75 $75
Crematory Technicians $150 $150 $75 $75
Mortuary Branch Facilities $75 $75 n/a n/a
Morticians $300 $300 $150 $150
Mortuaries $450 $450 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Hearing Aid Dispensers
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Hearing Aid Dispenser $1500 $1500 $150 $150
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Landscape Architects
License
Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Landscape Architect
$250 $250 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Licensed Addiction Counselors
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Licensed Addiction Counselor $150 $150 $65 $65
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Massage Therapy
License Type Active Active Late Inactive Inactive Late
Massage Therapy $90 $90 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Medical Examiners
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Acupuncturist - two year renewal. $150 $150 n/a n/a
Doctor of Osteopathy - two year renewal $500 $500 $400 $400
EMR - two year renewal $30 $30 n/a n/a
EMT – two year renewal $50 $50 n/a n/a
AEMT – two year renewal $70 $70 n/a n/a
Paramedic – two year renewal $100 $100 n/a n/a
Medical Doctor - two year renewal $500 $500 $400 $400
Nutritionist - two year renewal $150 $150 n/a n/a
Physician Assistant - Certified - two year renewal. $300 $300 $200 $200
Podiatrist - two year renewal $500 $500 $400 $400
Montana Prescription Drug Registry (MPDR) fee ($30/year assessed for 2-year periods) $60 $0 N/A N/A

NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee

The fee for Retired Medical Doctors / Doctors of Osteopathy is $65.00. The final renewal of Retired licenses will be in 2016.

The MPDR fee applies to M.D., D.O., Physician Assistant and Podiatrist licensees with authority to prescribe controlled substances. This fee is authorized by MCA 37-7-1511 under laws governing the Board of Pharmacy. It will be assessed starting with fall 2015 license renewals.

Board of Nursing
License Active Late Fee
Medication Aide I $20 $20
Medication Aide II $20 $20
Registered Nurse $100 $100
Registered Nurse - APRN $50 $50
Licensed Practical Nurse $100 $100
Prescriptive Authority $75 $75
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
--APRN specialties will be an additional fee--
Board of Nursing Home Administrators
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Nursing Home Administrator $235 $235 $100 $100
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Occupational Therapy
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Occupational Therapy $110 $110 $50 $50
Occupational Therapy Assistant $110 $110 $50 $50
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Optometry
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Optometrist $125 $125 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Pharmacy
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Pharmacist $55 $55 $12.50 $12.50
Pharmacy Technician $25 $25 n/a n/a
Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner $25 $25 n/a n/a
Limited Service Pharmacy/
Class IV Facility
$37.50 $37.50 n/a n/a
Community Pharmacy $125 $125 n/a n/a
Dangerous Drug Researcher $50 $50 n/a n/a
Institutional Pharmacy $125 $125 n/a n/a
Mail Order Pharmacy $200 $200 n/a n/a
Outpatient Surgical Center $37.50 $37.50 n/a n/a
Wholesale Drug Distibutor $200 $200 n/a n/a
Medical Gas Supplier $75 $75 n/a n/a
Medical Gas Distributor $75 $75 n/a n/a
Dangerous Drug Dispenser $75 $75 n/a n/a
Technician Utilization Plan $100 $100 n/a n/a
Distributor of Dangerous Drugs $100 $100 n/a n/a
Manufacturer of Dangerous Drugs $100 $100 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Physical Therapy Examiners
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Physical Therapist $60 $60 n/a n/a
Physical Therapist Assistant $60 $60 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Plumbers
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Master Plumber $265 $265 n/a n/a
Journeyman Plumber $160 $160 n/a n/a
Medical Gas Endorsement $30 $30 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Private Security
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Alarm Installer $100 $100 n/a n/a
Alarm Response Runner $100 $100 n/a n/a
Branch Office $100 $100 n/a n/a
Certified Firearms Instructor $125 $150 n/a n/a
Contract Security Company $200 $200 n/a n/a
Electronic Security Company    $200 $200 n/a n/a
Firearm Endorsement $50 $50 n/a n/a
Private Investigator $175 $250 n/a n/a
Private Investigator Trainee $100 $150 n/a n/a
Process Server $100 $100 n/a n/a
Proprietary Security Organization $200 $200 n/a n/a
Resident Manager $125 $175 n/a n/a
Security Guard $100 $100 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Engineer $100 $100 $100 $100
Land Surveyor $100 $100 $100 $100
Engineer/Land Surveyor $120 $120 $120 $120
Engineer Intern $25 $25 NA NA
Land Surveyor Intern $25 $25 NA NA
Certificate of Authorization $25 $25 NA NA
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Psychologists
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Psychologists $600 $600 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Public Accountants
License Active Permit Late Fee Certificate / Inactive Permit Late
Certified Public Accountants $150 $150 $75 $75
Licensed Public Accountants $150 $150 $75 $75
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Radiologic Technologists
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Radiologic Technologist $75 $75 n/a n/a
Limited Permit Holder $60 $60 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Realty Regulation
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Broker $175 $175 $175 $175
Salesperson $150 $150 $150 $150
Property Manager $130 $130 $130 $130
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Real Estate Appraisers
Licensee Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Certified General Appraiser $515 $475 $265 $225
Certified Residential Appraiser $515 $475 $265 $225
Licensed Appraiser $515 $475 $265 $225
Trainee $400 $400 $n/a $n/a
AMC with 0-200 Engagements between 11/1-10/31 $1000 $1000 $n/a $n/a
AMC with over 201 Engagements between 11/1 - 10/31 $3000 $3000 $n/a $n/a
Board of Respiratory Care Practitioners
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Respiratory Care Practitioner $75 $75 $50 $50
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Sanitarians
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Sanitarian $270 $270 $135 $135
Sanitarian In Training $200 $n/a $n/a $n/a
Board of Social Work Examiners and Professional Counselors
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Professional Counselor - Clinical $175 $175 $88 $88
Social Worker - Clinical $175 $175 $88 $88
Marriage and Family Therapist $175 $175 $88 $88
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Speech- Language Pathologist $100 $100 $50 $50
Speech- Language Audiologist $100 $100 $50 $50
Speech- Language Pathologist / Audiologist $100 $100 $50 $50
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee
Board of Veterinary Medicine
License Active Late Fee Inactive Inactive Late
Veterinarian $145 $145 n/a n/a
Embryo Transfer Technician $145 $145 n/a n/a
Euthanasia Technician $145 $145 n/a n/a
Euthanasia Agency $257 $257 n/a n/a
NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee