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Administrative Rules - 193C


Iowa Engineering and Land Surveying Examining Board

Postcard renewal reminders are mailed in mid-November and are due on or before December 31.

The opportunity to renew your professional engineering or land surveying license on-line is available from approximately mid-November through January 30 at

Renewals submitted January 1 through January 30 of the renewal biennium must also include a $25 late fee.  After January 30 the license is considered to lapse and licensee must submit written request for reinstatement by submitting the Reinstatement Request Form.

Biennial Renewal Fee is $100 (active) $40 (inactive).

You must meet your PDH requirement to renew your license to active status.  Refer to 193C IAC Chapter 7 for professional development requirements for renewal of licensure.  If you do not meet PDH requirements, refer to 193C IAC 3.4(9) and (10).

Continuing education reported on the renewal form is subject to compliance review. If chosen for compliance review, the licensee must furnish:

  • Proof of attendance
  • Verification of hours claimed
  • Information about the course content

These items can be but are not limited to certificates, attendance rosters, or letters from the host of the event.  Receipts for registration or hotel reservations do not provide evidence of attendance.

Licensees must keep the above information on file for a minimum of three years.


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