Apply for my Physician License

Here are the forms, requirements, and next steps to apply for an initial Full license.

A Full medical license allows a physician to practice medicine independently in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Fee for an Initial Full License:  $600.00

For a description of license requirements and fees, see Licensing Fees and General Information.

Application Kit for Initial Full License

This is only for initial full licensure...not for renewal of a full license.

Applicants should download or print the Application Kit—it contains all the necessary documents.

Please read the instructions carefully before completing your application.

Additional Resources for Application Kit for Initial Full License

New Licensure Requirement (Effective March 1, 2018)

All physician applicants, whose full license applications are received by the Board on or after March 1, 2018, are required to apply to enroll with MassHealth in order to obtain and maintain state licensure.

Please review the information here and determine which category you fall under and what actions you must take with regard to this requirement.

If you have any questions, please contact the MassHealth Customer Service Center at 1-800-841-2900.

Application Documents

The application documents are also available in Word format.  IF YOU CHOOSE NOT TO USE THE KIT, THEN YOU MUST DOWNLOAD OR PRINT ALL THE DOCUMENTS BELOW.  ALL FORMS MUST BE SUBMITTED.

    Additional Resources for Application Documents

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