KBN does not issue license cards. Newly licensed nurses will receive an email notification that includes their license number and expiration date.
NOTICE: All applicants for RN and LPN licensure by endorsement, examination, and reinstatement of a Kentucky license that has been lapsed for one year or more are required to pass a jurisprudence examination.
Click on a link below to access:
APRN Collaborative Agreement Forms
NOTE: When submitting the Notification of a CAPA-CS form to KBN you must provide a copy of your DEA license when received.
Address/Email/Name Change - RN, LPN, APRN, SANE
Address/Email/Name Change - State Registered Nurse Aides
Certificates for Framing
Retiring a License
Voluntary Relinquishment of a License or Credential
How to Obtain State and Federal Background Checks
How to Report Misdemeanors and/or Felonies
Click here for more information on reporting criminal convictions.
How to Verify a Kentucky Nursing License to another State Board of Nursing
How to Verify a Kentucky Nursing License to an entity other than a Board of Nursing