Individuals requesting verification for credentialing purposes, employment opportunities, and/or licensing to another state which does not participate with Nursys, will need to follow the below steps to process verification of licensure:  

  • Submit a $50.00 license verification payment through the Arizona State Board of Nursing's online payment system
  • Send an email to [email protected] with a copy of your receipt, license number for verification, and/or supporting documentation.
  • You must provide exact information which must include:
    • Name
    • Address
    • Email  address
  • Once these items are received, verifications can take approximately 3 weeks to be processed. 

Please Note:  If you are requesting a verification of licensure and your license is in another state other than Arizona, you will need to contact that state for their verification process.


  • RN or LPN license verification for endorsement requests are submitted through  
  • Select request verification and follow the directions

Please Note:   The Nursys verification fee is $30.00 per verification sent. For a list of participating states, visit

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Statement of locations where all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be posted.

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board of Nursing will post all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Meetings and any of its committees and subcommittees on the Board's website at Notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.