NCBPTE Office is closed to the public during the NC State of Emergency
You may experience some delays in response time as staff are working remotely.
To contact the Board office email is preferred: email@example.com or view the Contact Us page for additional email addresses.
To change your address or contact information go to Address Change
Name changes must be verified using personal information. EMAIL the Board office and include: phone number and a good time to call. You will receive a phone response within 2-3 days.
To see if your new license has been issued click here.
After logging in, if you see a license card that means
you have been licensed in the state of North Carolina.
North Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners - Temporary Rule changes and Notice of Physical Therapy Licensure Compact Proposed Rule Amendments
To review North Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners - Temporary Rule changes: click here
To review PT Licensure Compact Proposed Rules Amendments: click here
To access and complete the Jurisprudence Exercise as part of your COMPACT PRIVILEGE application, click the button below
Exemption from PT/PTA Licensure for out of state licensees during NC State of Emergency
Per NC Governor Executive Orders 116 and 130 and the NC PT Practice Act, the Board has the authority to waive licensure requirements for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants licensed in another jurisdiction of the United States, who enter North Carolina to provide physical therapy during a declared local, State, or national disaster or emergency. To apply for a privilege to practice in NC during the declared state of emergency, an out of state licensee should complete the form below. You will receive a confirmation email of application and after Board review, will receive notification being granted via an emailed letter outlining the terms of practice privileges. Click here