Application and Renewal Fees

All fees are paid online at the Ohio eLicense Portal at Fees may be paid via MasterCard or Visa and are non-refundable.

A eLicense System Transaction Fee of $3.50 is charged to all license transactions that result in the issuance, renewal, or reinstatement of a license or registration served by the eLicense Ohio portal. The revenue generated from this eLicense System Transaction Fee is paid to the State of Ohio and supports the operational and maintenance costs of the eLicense Ohio portal. Licensing boards do not receive revenue from this eLicense System Transaction Fee. This fee is nonrefundable and is charged in accordance with ORC 125.18(E) as amended by Am. Sub. HB 49 and temporary law Sec. 207.40 of Am. Sub. HB 49.


Fee  Architects     Landscape Architects 
Registration by Examination  $50.00    $50.00
Registration by Reciprocity  $250.00    $250.00
Renewal fee $125.00   $125.00
Replacement wall certificate (no service fee)  $20.00    $20.00
Change of name (marriage certificate or other official document required)  No charge     No charge
Transmittal of exam scores to another state/NCARB/CLARB   No charge     No charge
Verification of licensure for another state/NCARB/CLARB   No charge     No charge
New Firm Certificate of Authorization  $    125.00    $     125.00
Renewal Firm Certificate of Authorization  $    100.00    $     100.00
Emeritus, no fee  N/A    N/A