The new online system is being rolled out to most professional licenses in the State of Ohio as a means to provide a secure platform for all your licensure needs. The system will handle all applications and request to include but not limited to online applications, license management, online payment, address management, and notices from the system and board.
eLicense Ohio – https://elicense.ohio.gov
For help with login, contact the eLicense Ohio Customer Service Center
Step by step instructions for creating an account in the online licensing portal
Create an account
Renew my company/firm Certificate of Authorization (COA)
Renew my individual license
Apply for the October 2018 PE exam
Apply for the PS exam
Apply for EI Certification or the FE exam
Apply for SI Certification or the FS exam
Apply for a PE or PS license by reciprocity
Apply for a new Certificate of Authorization (COA)
Change my COA name or change the services my COA provides (engineering and/or surveying)
Change (add/delete) the person/people listed as responsible in change (affiliations) for my COA
Get verification of my license/exams for another state
Find information on continued educations (CPD hours)
Submit a complaint
APRIL 6, 2018 - LAST DAY FOR ONLINE RENEWALS AND PAPER RENEWAL POSTMARK
At the close of business on April 6, 2018, the Board will be temporarily taking down the link for online late renewals for individuals as the Board transitions to a new licensing database and online licensing system. Online renewals will not reopen until April 23, 2018 at which point you will be able to complete a late individual renewal through the new licensing system. Instructions on registering and completing your renewal will be available on the website before April 23, 2018.
With the transition to the new licensing database and online licensing system, the Board will no longer accept paper renewals or check payments. Any paper renewal post marked after April 6, 2018 will be returned with instruction on how to use the new online system once it is available on April 23, 2018.
APRIL 6, 2018 - LAST POSTMARK DATE FOR ALL PAPER APPLICATIONS
With the changes to a new online licensing system, the last day to mail any paper applications to the Ohio Board is April 6, 2018. Any applications postmarked after this date will be returned with instructions on registering and submitting the application once the system goes live on April 23, 2018. During the period of April 6, 2018 through April 23, 2018, the board will not be able process or issue any licenses. The Board staff will have read only access to the system during the transition and will have no way of processing any applications, request, or licenses.
APRIL 13, 2018 - ONLINE ACCESS DOWN THROUGH APRIL 23, 2018
The eLicense system will be down beginning at 7:00am through the start of business on April 23, 2018 as the board transitions to a new licensing database and online licensing system. If you need assistance during this time, please contact the Ohio Board