Remember to sign the renewal application form, complete the required information including your social security number or federal Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN), and answer all questions. Incomplete applications cannot be processed and will be returned to you.
You MUST provide your social security number of federal TIN as part of your renewal application. Pursuant to G.L. c. 62C, sec. 47A, the Division of Professional Licensure is required to obtain your social security number and forward it to the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. That Department will use your social security number to ascertain whether you are in compliance with the tax laws of the Commonwealth.
Make your check or money order payable to the Commonwealth of MA and write your license number on front of payment. We do not accept cash or foreign currency, either through the mail or at the board office.
Remember to indicate a name change or an address change in the location provided on the renewal application form.
Detach top portion of renewal application form and return it with your payment using the enclosed envelope. Retain the bottom portion of the form for your records. Please do not include any correspondence, unless specifically requested, with your renewal application and payment. Please send any additional correspondence to the attention of the Board of Allied Health Professions at 239 Causeway Street, Suite 500, Boston, MA 02114. Remember to write your license number on all correspondence.
If your completed renewal application and payment are not received by your renewal date, you will be required to pay a late fee. Please refer to the renewal application form for the fee owed.
Do not photocopy someone else's renewal application and use if for yourself. It will be returned.
Also, if payment is not accompanied by the top portion of the original renewal application, it will be returned.
If you have misplaced or lost your renewal application, please contact the board office as soon as possible so than another may be sent.
PLEASE MAIL IN RENEWALS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. AFTER YOUR PAYMENT IS RECEIVED AND PROCESSED IT TAKES APPROXIMATELY 4 WEEKS TO RECEIVE YOUR NEW WALLET LICENSE.
Licensees are strongly encouraged to obtain a copy of the Regulations of the Board of Allied Health Professions. Contact the State Book Store, State House, Room 116, Boston, MA 02133, Telephone No. (617) 727-2834). Request a copy of 259 CMR. A fee will be charged.