Renew Your Professional License

Things to Know

  • License expires every 2 years on your birthday
  • You can renew 120 days before your license expires

Before You Renew

  • You must use Google Chrome as your browser and turn the Chrome pop-up blocker off before you start your renewal.
  • You’ll need a SecureAccess Washington (SAW) login to renew online. If you don't have one, you'll create it before you start your renewal. How to set up a SAW account.
  • Add 'Professional and Business Licensing' service through the Department of Licensing to your account.
  • Check your contact information and update it online.
  • Be prepared to answer legal background questions and provide documents, if needed.

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What You'll Need

  • Documents ready to upload, if applicable.
  • Visa, MasterCard, or American Express credit or debit card to pay renewal fee.

Professional Land Surveyors and Licensed On-site Designers:

If you received an audit letter, you will need to have your Professional Development Log and supporting documentation ready to upload.

Want to Renew by Mail?

  • Follow the instructions on your renewal letter.
  • No renewal notice? Submit a Renewal Application.