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:




top 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--
top Board of Architects
License Type
Active
Active Late
Inactive
Inactive Late
Architect
$55
$55
n/a
n/a
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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
--NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee--
top 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
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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.

top Board of Nursing
License
Active
Late Fee
Inactive
Inactive Late
Registered Nurse
$100
$100
$50
$50
Registered Nurse - APRN
$50
$50
$30
$30
Licensed Practical Nurse
$100
$100
$50
$50
Prescriptive Authority
$75
$75
n/a
n/a
--NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee--
--APRN specialties will be an additional fee--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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
$250
n/a
n/a
Electronic Security Company   
$200
$250
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
$250
$250
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--
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--
top Board of Radiologic Technologists
License
Active
Late Fee
Inactive
Inactive Late
Radiologic Technologist
$50
$50
n/a
n/a
Limited Permit Holder
$40
$40
n/a
n/a
--NOTE: Late fees are in addition to the license fee--
top 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--
top 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
topBoard 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--
top Board of Sanitarians
License
Active
Late Fee
Inactive
Inactive Late
Sanitarian
$180
$180
n/a
n/a
top 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--
top 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--
top 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--