Health Professional Licensing

  • The Licensing Division, in conjunction with state licensing boards, regulates 25 health professions in Michigan under the Michigan Public Health Code. This division is responsible for providing customer service, pre-licensure support and application processing.  Team members in the Licensing Division fulfill a number of functions such as reviewing applications;  processing renewals; issuing licenses, registrations, and/or certificates; and maintaining all licensing records for over 400,000 professionals. 

    If you wish to contact the bureau by phone please be aware that we are currently experiencing heavy call volumes.  In addition, due to the high volume of license applications, it is taking at least 6-8 weeks to process each application.  Applications are processed in the order by date received.  To check the status of your application, please use your Customer ID number and log on at