Important Updates

New Tattoo and Permanent Cosmetic Tattoo Curriculum Requirements

Effective September 1, 2023, there will be new tattoo and permanent cosmetic tattoo curriculum requirements. The new required training hours are posted on the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology page

Fee Changes for Hearing Aid Specialists

Effective May 1, 2023, the hearing aid specialist fees for license applications, temporary permits, renewals and reinstatements will change. Visit to view the new fees.

New Online Services Now Available

MyVirginia, powered by PayIt, offers a quick and easy way to request certification of an individual or business license issued by DPOR.  Visit to submit a request online in just a few minutes!

Forms and Applications

Find the documents you need to obtain or maintain your DPOR credential.


Stay informed about the rules governing DPOR licensees and any upcoming changes.