RENEWAL UPDATE as of 6/28/21: The governor of the State of Nebraska has announced that the COVID-19 State of Emergency expires on 6/30/21 (11:59 p.m.)

License types (click here for list​) that were deferred per Executive Order 20-10 will have their expiration dates extended to 10/31/21 and must be renewed by that date.

NOTE: If the license has already been renewed, this deferral and extension does not apply.

Within the next 30 days, the Licensure Unit will send a postcard to those licensees who have not renewed, advising that they will have until 10/31/21 to renew. 

To renew, click here​. After the renewal processing is complete, the license will reflect the next regularly scheduled expiration date. Print a wallet card here​ to verify the renewed license. 

Click here​ ​for information regarding Continuing Competency Waivers. 


There have been several reports of an individual claiming to be with the FBI calling from what appears to be a DHHS number. For more information on how to protect yourself please visit: https://protectthegoodlife.nebraska.gov/government-lookalikes. Any individual truly under investigation by the State, will be contacted directly by mail with specifics and given direction on how to contact the investigator. Federal investigators will not contact you from a DHHS number. If you have concerns about investigations contact (402) 471-0175. To report spam calls please contact Consumer Affairs via their website: https://protectthegoodlife.nebraska.gov/contact-us.

Licensure Unit
Department of Health & Human Services/Division of Public Health/Licensure Unit
Phone Number
(402) 471-2115
Fax Numbers
Professions (402) 471-3577
Children's Services (402) 742-2390
Facilities (402) 742-2398
Mailing & Physical Addresses

DHHS Licensure Unit

Attn: [Profession, Facility type, or Children's Services]

PO Box 94986

Lincoln NE



Nebraska State Office Building
301 Centennial Mall South
14th & M Streets, 1st Floor

Lincoln NE 68508
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed federal holidays.