Welcome to the Office of the Professions' Online Registration Renewal service. Complete information is available below for those who are unfamiliar with the process.
To renew online, you will need the PIN included in the registration renewal notice sent to you. If you cannot find your PIN, you can retrieve it here.
If you have not received or have misplaced the registration renewal notice, you can contact us to request your PIN.
When e-mailing, please be sure to include your name, profession, license number, date of birth and the last 4 digits of your social security number.
This service is available for licensees in all professions who are in the final 5 months of their current registration period or no more than 4 months past the expiration of their last valid registration period. Each month a new group of licensees will be mailed their registration renewal documents and be eligible to renew online. With this service you may:
- Complete your registration renewal application, request an optional Professional Photo ID Card, and pay for both with a credit card
- Choose to become inactive in your new registration period, and/or
- Change your address
Please read each section for details on using Online Registration Renewal.
Your New York State professional license is good for life, however, you are required to:
- register with us periodically if you wish to practice your profession or use your professional title in New York State (If you do not plan to practice in your new registration period, you may choose to inactivate your registration) and
- notify us of any change in your address within 30 days
It is our goal that your experience using online transaction be positive and that the service be easy to use. However, should you have technical problems, please email OPONLINE@nysed.gov or call 518-474-3817 Ext. 460 business days between 8:30 AM and 4:45 PM ET.