Due to a high volume of applications and calls, our processing time is 2-4 weeks upon receipt of all required materials. Documents are worked in the order that they are received. You can check the status of your application on your portal page by logging in and clicking on “View Checklist” in the blue bar above your license information. Thank you for your patience!

The mission of the Board of Nursing is to assure the citizens of Kansas safe and competent practice by nurses and mental health technicians.

Nursing News in Kansas!

Read about the progress of the Nurse Licensure Compact in Kansas and more!

Kansas Nursing Alexa Skill

Introducing: Kansas Nursing! The KSBN Alexa skill for Nursing License Verification.

My Portal

Everything from address changes, renewals, applications, and more can be handled from your KSBN online license portal!

Coming Soon!

The KSBN staff are working hard to implement the NLC. This part is currently under construction. Check back July 1st!

Disaster Volunteer Registry

K-SERV is a database of professionals who wish to volunteer when disaster strikes. Sign up today!

Name Change

Has your legal name changed? Submit a name change form to KSBN!


Want to be in the know? You may view current and past newsletters online: Articles, CNE Offerings, Legal Cases, and more!

Discipline Case List

Information regarding investigation and discipline of Kansas nurses.

Nursing Practice Act

Nurse Practice Act

Curious about the laws around nursing in Kansas? The NPA contains state laws which protect the public’s health and welfare by overseeing and ensuring the safe practice of nursing.

Contact Us

Need to get in touch? Here you will find everything from our phone number, to our office location and more!

Kansas Nurses Assistance Program


KNAP is a professional assistance program designed to assist all nurses and mental health technicians who have a problem or illness that has or could impair their ability to practice safely.

Mailing Data

Looking to request mailing data? This is the form for you! (No soliciting please!)


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