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        Administrator:Carol Moody
        Advice Counsel:   VACANT**
        Directions:110 Centerview Dr, Columbia SC

**The Office of Advice Counsel is responsible for
providing legal advice to all Boards, Commissions
and Panels. These attorneys do not provide legal
advice to parties outside LLR.

South Carolina Board of Nursing


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 $90
RN Re-Examination $65
LPN Examination $70
LPN Re-Examination $45

RN and LPN Endorsements

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

RN and LPN Renewals/Reinstatements/Reactivations

RN/LPN Renewals $75
RN/LPN Reinstatement of a Lapsed License $60
RN/LPN Reinstatement with Refresher Course $70
Reactivation of Inactive License $50
RN and LPN Reactivation with Refresher Course $60
Reinstatement of Disciplined License $150
RN and LPN Unlicensed Practice License $250


APRN Initial Fee (current S.C. licensee only) $30
APRN Endorsement without Temporary License $130
APRN Endorsement with Temporary License $140
APRN Reactivation $70
Application for Prescriptive Authority $20

APRN Renewal $105
APRN Reinstatement of Lapsed License $90
APRN Reinstatement of Lapsed License with Prescriptive Authority $110
APRN Reinstatement of Inactive License $70
APRN Reinstatement of Inactive License with Prescriptive Authority $90

APRN Disciplined Reinstatement - No Rx $240
APRN Disciplined Reinstatement with Rx $260
Renewal of APRN License with Prescriptive Authority $145
APRN Renewal - No Rx - Disciplined $205
APRN License Renewal of a Discipline License with Prescriptive Authority $245
APRN-RX Unlicensed Practice License $500

APRN Update - Current S.C. RN to APRN

Update from current SC RN license to APRN (Permanent license only) $30
Update from current SC RN license to APRN with temporary license $40

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 $5

Miscellaneous Fees

Name change only on records
   Note: Copy of legal document (marriage certificate, divorce decree, court orders, etc) is
Temporary Permit $10
Returned Check Charge $30
Official Inactive Status Request $15

Request for License Roster

Synergy Business Park; Kingstree Building
110 Centerview Dr.
Columbia, S.C. 29210
(803) 896-4300 | Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
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