Maine State Board of Nursing

Board of Nursing
24 Stone St.
State House Sta. 158
Augusta, ME 04333

Business: (207) 287-1133

License Period
Biennial, birthdate

Temporary Permit Period
90 days if by endorsement; no permit for LPN/RN exam candidates; provisional authorization may be issued to eligible APRN graduates

Exam Fee
$60 (RN)
$50 (LPN)


Continuing Education Requirements
RNs and LPNs: none
APRNs: must meet recertification requirements, which include 75 CEUs in specialty area within 2-years period of licensure

Re-Examination Limit
no limit; may retest every 91 days

Endorsement Fee
$60 (RN)
$25 (APRN)
$50 (LPN)

Renewal Fee
$25 (APRN)

Temporary Permit Fee
included in application fee