Renewal Information

Online Renewals

The Individual online renewal system opened on April 1, 2024.

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Receipts: At the end of the renewal process, use thePrint Email buttons.jpgbuttons to print your receipt or email your receipt. You are not required to register with Kentucky.Gov to view your receipt; However, after finishing the renewal you will not be able to log back in and see the receipt again.

 ***Please note we no longer mail wallet cards after your individual renewal.  You can access your license information using our Searchable Roster​.***

Individual License Renewals:

Please note: All renewal fees are non-refundable.

Click here for Online Individual Renewal

Active duty military personnel can renew at no charge and do not have to complete the renewal process.  Instead, email a copy of documentation showing active duty to

If you are the spouse of an active duty member of the Armed Forces of the United States who is assigned to a duty station in Kentucky, you may renew your current and active license at no cost, once you provide the enumerated information below by email to, or by regular US postal mail:

  1. Proof in the form of a marriage license or certificate that the licensee is married to a current member of the Armed Forces of the United States; and
  2. Proof in the form of the current duty orders that the licensee's spouse is assigned to a duty station in Kentucky.

After we receive this information, you will need to provide satisfactory answers to the standard license renewal questions, which will be emailed to you. All of the above information, including answers to the renewal questions, must be received prior to June 30 of your regular renewal year.  Once your license is renewed, you will receive an email verification of the renewal containing your next license renewal date.

Firm Permit Renewals:

Please note:  All renewal fees are non-refundable.

Click here for Online Firm Renewal

***Please note that we no longer mail wallet cards after your firm renewal. You can access your permit information using our Searchable Roster​.***

License and Permit Renewals (PDF 37KB).pdf



Individual renewal notices are typically mailed in early May and firm renewal notices are mailed in November.  Please make sure we are made aware of any changes of address.
Paper renewal forms are no longer mailed.  The online system is to be used for individual and firm renewals.

​Renewal Fees

The fee for renewal shall be increased by 10% for each month or fraction of a month that payment of renewal is delayed. Any license or permit not renewed within one year of expiration must apply for reinstatement.

Individuals - Land Surveying

Renewal: $150.00
Retired: $20.00
Inactive: $20.00

Individuals - Engineering

Renewal: $150.00
Retired: $20.00
Inactive: $20.00


Engineering & Land Surveying Renewal: $150.00
Engineering Renewal: $100.00
Land Surveying Renewal: $100.00
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