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Darra Coleman
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Fee Schedule
Fees to be paid by applicants for a license as registered nurse or as licensed practical nurse under provisions §40-33-30, §40-33-32, §40-33-34, §40-33-35, and §40-33-38, and other fees under §40-33-50 shall be amounts as shown on the following schedule:

Registered Nurse (RN) Fees and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Fees


RN Examination
RN Re-Examination
LPN Examination
LPN Re-Examination

RN and LPN Endorsements

Endorsement without Temporary License $100
Endorsement w/Temporary License $110

RN and LPN Renewals/Reinstatements/Reactivations

RN and LPN Renewals
RN and LPN Reinstatements
RN and LPN Reactivations


RN and LPN Reinstatement of a Discipline License



APRN Initial Fee (current S.C. licensee only)
APRN Endorsement without Temporary License
APRN Endorsement with Temporary License
APRN Reinstatement
APRN Reactivation
Application for Prescriptive Authority
APRN Renewal
Renewal of APRN License with Prescriptive Authority


License Verification Requests

R.N. and L.P.N. verifications must be requested online at
Verification requests listed below should be mailed to the Board's office with a check made payable to LLR-Board of Nursing (no cash accepted).

APRN Verification
Certification of Exam
Verification to Another Country
VISA Screen Verification

Miscellaneous Fees

Name change only on records
   Note: Copy of legal document (marriage certificate, divorce decree, court orders, etc) is
Temporary Permit
Returned Check Charge
Official Inactive Status Request
Statistical Data (CD or electronically) - Name, addresses and authorized statistical data of licensed nurses may be released upon written request of agencies, individuals, and organizations.Licensee List Request Form



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