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Architects working on a planThe ultimate responsibility of the Board is to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of North Dakota by ensuring that those individuals licensed to provide architectural and landscape architectural services in the state are duly qualified.

The Board is a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (a national credentialing organization) and we are a member of the NCARB Central States Conference, Region 5, which is comprised of the states of Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Wyoming.


License Renewal

All architect and landscape architect licenses (issued prior to May 1, 2013) will expire on June 30th 2013. A renewal notice will be e-mailed to you however you may also renew your license by clicking on the following link: RENEW NOW.

Because of the strong pro-business and built environment in North Dakota, we are able to reduce the renewal fee to $150.00 for the next 2 years. We thank you for being part of the community of design professionals.

Feel free to contact our office at 701-223-3540 or e-mail stacy@bis.midco.net if you have any questions.

             ~ The North Dakota State Board of Architecture and Landscape Architecture