NOTICE: Physical License Delay
Attention Licensees: All license renewals received from August, 2016 to October, 2016 have experienced a significant delay in printing. The Board expects that physical licenses will be mailed mid-November. Please use the eLicensing and ePermitting Portal link to verify the status of a license while this issue is being resolved.
For the most accurate search results, please chose “The Board of Registration of Social Workers” as the licensing entity and enter ONLY your license number (without the SW or -1 suffix), leaving all other fields blank.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
NOTICE: Social Worker License Renewal Deadline Extended to October 31, 2016
Due to technical issues, the license expiration date for all social worker licenses has been extended to October 31, 2016. For more information, please consult the Board’s Notice announcing this change.
Licensees who wish to renew a license online may do so through DPL’s new ePLACE portal, using the unique Authorization Code included with the mailed license renewal form. Please visit the Board’s Renew a License Online page and review the instructions provided prior to renewing.
All other questions regarding the license renewal process should be directed to the Board’s main phone number at 617-727-3073.
NOTICE: Public Hearing on Proposed Social Worker Regulations
The Board of Registration of Social Workers will hold a public hearing on Friday, October 14, 2016 to consider proposed amendments to its regulations, 258 CMR 8.00, 9.00, 12.00, 21.00 and 31.00. For more information on the hearing or the proposed changes to the regulations, please select from the links below:
- Public Hearing Notice (10/14/2016)
- Executive Order No. 562
- Proposed Amendments to 258 CMR 8.00
- Proposed Amendments to 258 CMR 9.00
- Proposed Amendments to 258 CMR 12.00
- Proposed Amendments to 258 CMR 22.00
- Proposed Amendments to 258 CMR 31.00
Click the link above to access a listing of scheduled Board meetings and copies of meeting minutes from prior Board meetings.
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