Per Series 3, LPC License Renewal Rules, for the licensee that renews his/her license on or after the effective date of July 1, 2017, your materials will be processed under the new annual license renewal requirement and upon approval your new expiration date will be 6/30/2018. Please note, the reporting of continuing education remains on a biennium basis.
Your options for the annual license renewal are included below:
1) You have 60 days beyond the expiration date to RENEW your license in which the $100 late fee applies, per Series 3, Renewal Rule below (Deadline 8/30/2017):
3.8. All expired licenses, within 60 days after the renewal date, may renew their license upon payment of a renewal fee and a late fee. This includes the renewal application, recording form and all the continuing education certificates.
Therefore, if you are renewing your license within the 60 day late period, YOUR PACKET MUST BE POSTMARKED BY 8/30/2017 and your packet shall include the $100 late fee, the $145 Annual renewal fee and the remaining items detailed in the instruction packet.
2) You have two years beyond your expiration date to REINSTATE your LPC license. Per Series 3, LPC Renewal Rules below (this applies to the LPC that has not renewed by 8/30/2017:
3.9. After the 60 days, individuals with expired licenses may reinstate their license upon payment of a renewal fee and a reinstatement fee. This includes the submission of the 2017 LPC Renewal application, recording form and all the continuing education certificates.
Therefore, if you are submitting your license renewal materials within two years of the expiration date of your license, your materials must be postmarked on/before 6/30/2019 and your mailing must include the applicable renewal fee ($145 Annually), $245.00 reinstatement fee and all materials listed on the instruction packet, including copies of certificates of completion.
If your LPC # is 2085 or above (issue date of 7/1/2013 or later) please click below for the following: