Instructions for Social Worker License Renewal


In most cases, Social Workers to whom a license was issued or renewed during the current licensing period may renew their licenses online.

You may not renew online if you meet either of the following criteria:

Renewal Period for Social Workers:

License Type Start Date End Date
LSW August 1 of your expiration year. September 30 of your expiration year.
LMSW March 1 of your expiration year. April 30 of your expiration year.
LCSW March 1 of your expiration year. April 30 of your expiration year.
CE Requirements for Renewal:
Before you begin, you will need the following items:
Please note that leaving the online application idle for more than thirty (30) minutes without completing the application will result in the loss of all information entered up to that point. You should plan to complete the application from start to finish in one sitting. You will NOT have the ability to save your information mid-way through the application and come back later to finish the process.