Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board
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Welcome to the LAPELS Online License and Certification Renewal Site!
We are currently renewing Firms, Individual Professional Licenses and Intern Certifications with licenses scheduled to expire on September 30, 2019.

  • All credentials (EI, LSI, PE, PLS, EF, VF) and statuses may now renew online.
  • All credentials in renewal may now change their status online.
  • Active licensees in renewal applying for Retired status may now submit their documentation online.
  • Non-Active licensees in renewal applying for Active status may now submit their documentation online.
  • Credentials that have expired at any time may now apply to reinstate online (EI, PE, PLS, EF, VF).

  • Go to https://renewals.lapels.com
  • Log in with User ID/Password
  • Select Online Services, then Start/Continue a Renewal
  • LAPELS accepts the following credit cards:

  • Download and fill out the appropriate invoice below
  • To pay by check, money order or credit card, complete and mail the appropriate renewal invoice below (US funds only)
  • All credit card information will be destroyed once the renewal payment has been successfully processed.

Downloadable invoices:

NOTE: You may also upload your completed renewal invoice using the Online Document Upload Portal (log-in required)

Renewal Fees (click to view):If a license is not renewed before September 30, a 50% late fee applies.
License Status Definitions (click to view):Your ability to provide and/or offer to provide professional services in Louisiana and the amount of biennial licensure renewal fees depends on the status of your license.


  • Click FAQ - Renewals to view the FAQs relative to online license and certification renewals.

  • Click Laws and Rules to view our Board’s Laws and Rules:
    • Expiration and Renewal:  Rule §2101
    • CPD Requirements:  Rule §3105
    • CPD Units:  Rule §3113
    • CPD Record Keeping:  Rule §3115
    • CPD Audit and Review of Records:  Rule §3117


  • Individuals – Click Individual Licensee Search to search your License/Certificate and to view your status and expiration date.

  • Firms – Click Firm Licensee Search to search your License and to view your status and expiration date.

  • CPD Sponsor/Providers – Click CPD Providers to see if you are currently listed on our Board Approved Provider List.