Governor Pete Ricketts announced the end of Nebraska's coronavirus state of emergency. The Governor issued the state of emergency declaration on March 13, 2020. It officially ended at 11:59 PM on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. The Governor issued Executive Order (EO) 21-09 to rescind pandemic-related executive orders. With a few exceptions, the coronavirus executive orders will expire on July 30, 2021, which is thirty days after the state of emergency ends. Full text of EO 21-09 is available by clicking here.
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. Click here to print a wallet card or to verify the renewed license.
For information regarding Continuing Competency Waivers, click here.
A pharmacy technician may only perform tasks which do not require professional judgment and which are subject to verification to assist a pharmacist in the practice of pharmacy.
Anyone employed as a Pharmacy Technician must be registered before the first date of working as a pharmacy technician. If you were registered as a Pharmacy Technician as of January 1, 2016, you must be able to demonstrate completion of a board approved state or national pharmacy technician certification program. If you were first registered after January 1, 2016, you must be certified within one year from the registration date.
Application for Registration as a Pharmacy Technician
To reinstate your registration, you must submit:
Licensure UnitAttn: PharmacyPO Box 94986 Lincoln NE 68509-4986
Nebraska State Office Building301 Centennial Mall South14th & M Streets, 1st FloorLincoln NE 68509Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed on federal holidays