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Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID)

Agency contact information:

Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID), Minnesota Board of
85 E. 7th Place, Suite 160
St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 296-2388 | (800) 627-3529 (TTY)
(651) 297-5310(fax)
Laurie Nistl
(651) 757-1515
(651) 297-5310 (fax)
Contact Info: Laurie.Nistl@state.mn.us

Website:

Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID), Minnesota Board of

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The Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID) licenses and regulates the practice of architecture, professional engineering, land surveying, landscape architecture, geoscience, and use of title for certified interior design.

Statutes:

Minn. Stats. 326

Rules:

MINNESOTA RULES 1800.1000 - 1800.1200

Forms:

Application forms are available on the Board website at Applications for Examination, Licensure and Certification

2014-2016 RENEWALS

Apply by one of the following methods: Comity (licensed in another jurisdiction) or Examination (need to take National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) exams).

Requirements:

See the Board's website for current information. See Statutes and Rules sections.

Fee:

COMITY Licensure Application Fee - $100

EXAM Licensure Application Fee - $75 

Licensure Fee - $132*    *Fees include the licensing surcharge pursuant to the Session Laws of Minnesota 2012, Chapter 101, Article 2, Section 59. 

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) ARE® exam costs may be found on their website.


Period of Issuance:

Two (2) years.  All professional licenses expire on June 30th of even-numbered years, unless renewed. 

Length of Determination Process:

Varies

Other Pertinent Information:

See Minn. Stat. § 326.02-.15.

NCARB ARE® guidelines may be found on the NCARB website.