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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional And Occupational Licensing
Agency 115. Board Of Counseling
Chapter 20. Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
10/24/2021

18VAC115-20-20. Fees required by the board.

A. The board has established the following fees applicable to licensure as a professional counselor or a resident in counseling:

Initial licensure by examination: Application processing and initial licensure as a professional counselor

$175

Initial licensure by endorsement: Application processing and initial licensure as a professional counselor

$175

Application and initial licensure as a resident in counseling

$65

Pre-review of education only

$75

Duplicate license

$10

Verification of licensure to another jurisdiction

$30

Active annual license renewal for a professional counselor

$130

Inactive annual license renewal for a professional counselor

$65

Annual renewal for a resident in counseling

$30

Late renewal for a professional counselor

$45

Late renewal for a resident in counseling

$10

Reinstatement of a lapsed license for a professional counselor

$200

Reinstatement following revocation or suspension

$600

Replacement of or additional wall certificate

$25

Returned check or dishonored credit or debit card

$50

B. All fees are nonrefundable.

C. Examination fees shall be determined and made payable as determined by the board.

Statutory Authority

§§ 54.1-2400 and 54.1-3505 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR560-01-02 § 1.2, eff. July 6, 1988; amended, Virginia Register Volume 5, Issue 24, eff. September 27, 1989; Volume 7, Issue 14, eff. May 8, 1991; Volume 9, Issue 25, eff. October 6, 1993; Volume 13, Issue 7, eff. January 22, 1997; Volume 13, Issue 25, eff. August 7, 1997; Volume 16, Issue 13, eff. April 12, 2000; Volume 20, Issue 24, eff. September 8, 2004; Volume 22, Issue 2, eff. January 14, 2006; Volume 22, Issue 14, eff. April 19, 2006; Volume 23, Issue 14, eff. April 18, 2007; Volume 26, Issue 14, eff. April 14, 2010; Volume 30, Issue 19, eff. July 3, 2014; Volume 33, Issue 10, eff. February 8, 2017; Volume 37, Issue 1, eff. October 15, 2020; Volume 37, Issue 20, eff. June 23, 2021.

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