NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY:
(2), (3)(b) require the board to promulgate
administrative regulations establishing fees for services. This administrative
regulation establishes the deadline for paying the renewal fee and a fee
(1) The renewal fee shall be due and paid
before the first day of the year designated as the licensee's renewal period.
Except as provided in subsection (3) of this section, a licensee failing to pay
the renewal fee on or before the 30th day of August, of that designated year,
or who has not voluntarily surrendered his or her registration by that date,
shall be guilty of violation of
323.110 and his or her license shall be
(a) Except as provided by paragraph (b) of
this subsection, a license shall be renewed, restored, or reinstated by July 1
of each calendar year.
license issued between January 1 and June 30 of a calendar year shall not be
renewed until the following July 1.
During a period of active military duty, a licensee in the military may, upon
written request to the board, be excused from paying the renewal fee until the
military service is terminated and the licensee wishes to resume
(b) An identification
card or renewal certificate shall be issued upon notification of the licensee's
return from duty and payment of the current renewal fee.
architect whose license has expired or has been revoked for failure to pay the
renewal fee, who wishes to have his or her license reinstated, shall make a
written request giving the reason why the licensee neither surrendered his or
her registration nor paid the fee within the time prescribed by subsection (1)
of this section.
(b) Upon payment
of the prescribed fees and acceptance by the board, the license shall be
The application for license renewal on
the Annual Renewal Notice and Invoice shall include a signed affidavit that the
licensee has not been in violation of the professional practice standards
(b) Failure to sign the affidavit shall be
cause for the renewal application to be rejected.
(1) Application for Architect Registration
Examination - $100.
Reapplication for admission to the Architect Registration Examination after
original application has expired - $100.
(3) For a license certificate after passing
of examination - twenty-five (25) dollars.
(4) Application for restoration of a
voluntarily surrendered license - $150.
(5) Application for a license by reciprocity
with another state or country - $200.
(6) Application for reinstatement of license
revoked or expired for failure to pay renewal fee, or suspended by the board;
renewal fees from date of revocation plus - $150.
Annual renewal fee for a license renewal submitted and received before July 1:
(b) Annual renewal fee for a
license renewal submitted and received on or after July 1 and before August 1:
(c) Annual renewal fee for a
license renewal submitted and received on or after August 1 and before August
renewal fee for an emeritus architect: fifty (50) dollars.
(9) Certifying the active license of a
registrant to the licensing agency of another jurisdiction: twenty-five (25)
(a) A fee shall not be refunded.
Each payment shall be by:
1. Check made payable to "Kentucky State
2. Credit card;
3. Debit card.
Charges for Examination.
(1) An applicant
shall register with and pay the cost of taking the examination directly to the
designated testing service.
examination fee shall be paid each time the examinations are taken and shall
not be refunded.
Incorporation by Reference.
(1) "Annual Renewal Notice and Invoice", 2020
Edition, is incorporated by reference.
(2) This material may be inspected, copied,
or obtained, subject to applicable copyright law, at the Kentucky Board of
Architects, 155 East Main Street, Suite 300, Lexington, Kentucky 40507, Monday
through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.