Nurse Licensure Compact

Louisiana implements the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) July 1, 2019. See the headings below for further details and information

Access to applications for licensure including conversion of a single state license to a compact/multistate license are in the nurse portal:

  1. NLC General information and FAQs
  2. Uniform Licensure Requirements
  3. New Graduate Fact sheet
  4. Licensure by Examination
  5. Licensure by Endorsement
  6. Checking Licensure Status
  7. Employer information
  8. Moving scenarios
  9. Military Fact Sheet
  10. Video resources

Louisiana State Board of Nursing
17373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Office Hours:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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