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Change the Name or Address on Your Professional License

Update your professional license with your new name or address.

Division of Professional Licensure

The Details of Change the Name or Address on Your Professional License

What you need for Change the Name or Address on Your Professional License

To change or update the name or address on your license online, you'll need: 

  • A new or existing account with ePLACE, the online permitting and licensing portal for the Division of Professional Licensure (DPL)
  • The authorization code and record ID of the license you would like to make a change to if it is not already linked to your ePLACE account.
    • If you do not have the record ID or authorization code of your license, you can contact DPL to get them.

To request a change by mail, you'll need: 

 

Fees for Change the Name or Address on Your Professional License

There is no fee for requesting a name or address change. But, a fee does apply if you would like to request a duplicate copy of your license along with your name or address change.

Name Fee Unit
Duplicate license with name change $27 each
Duplicate license with optional address change $17 each

How to change Change the Name or Address on Your Professional License

  • Create an ePLACE account if you don't already have one
  • If your account is new, link your license, permit or certificate to your account by clicking Link Your Account to Your License under the "What would you like to do?" section
  • Log in to your ePLACE account
  • Select the Manage Licenses, Permits & Certificates tab
  • Search for your license by selecting DPL in the Agency drop-down and entering the ID number and type of license associated with your account
  • Click on the Amendment link in the Action column of the row displaying your license information​
  • Read the instructions and review the requirements for name change, address change or duplicate license amendment requests​
  • Mark the checkbox to make the following changes to your license
    • Change of Name
    • Change of Address
    • Change of Phone or Email
    • Duplicate License
  • To change your contact information:
    • Click on the Edit link under the row titled Action to update the contact information. Ensure you are updating the appropriate contact if there are multiple contacts listed
  • After updating the contact information, click the Save and Close button
  • If duplicate license was selected as part of the request, select a reason for the duplicate request from the drop-down menu
  • Attach any documentation required
  • Provide your e-signature 
  • Pay any fees need to complete your request 

Submit a Change of Address or Name / Request for Duplicate License Application Form by mail to the following address: 

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure
1000 Washington Street, Suite 710
Boston, Massachusetts 02118-6100

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Contact for Change the Name or Address on Your Professional License

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1000 Washington Street, Suite 710, Boston, MA 02118
Springfield
436 Dwight Street , Springfield , MA 01103
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Fax (617)727-1944
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