License Verification Database

License Status Verification

License Status Verification is available online or, written request for verification may be submitted to the Board office. License status verification will include the following information:

  • Kansas license number
  • Date of issue and expiration
  • Legal and/or disciplinary action (if any)

License Status Verification Options and Fees

Instant Access (free online service)

Instant access verification is for organizations or facilities that require a small number of verification searches and are NOT current KANN Check Subscribers. Instant Access is freely available to anyone in the public including nurses wish to check the status of their own licensure. Verification is obtained INSTANTLY via KSBN’s Web-Based Verification System.

The Instant Access Verification System is available free of charge.

Written Request (processed in Board office)

Written request for verification of license status requires a fee of $1.50 per license number. Verifications may be returned by fax for an additional $.50 per transaction. Please provide contact name and fax number. Submit requests to:

Kansas State Board of Nursing
Attn: License Verification
900 SW Jackson, Suite 1051
Topeka, KS 66612

Upon receipt of the written request, verification will be completed by the Kansas State Board of Nursing and returned directly to the requestor. For questions regarding License Status Verification contact the Licensing Department of the Board at 785-296-4929. Please allow 7-10 days for processing of written requests.