Surveying Firms

Firm & Branch Registration

If you are interested in registering a firm/business entity that offers land surveying services to the public.  You must register your business with The Board. A surveying firm/business entity must employ an RPLS or LSLS full-time in order to offer such services.

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Application Process Renewals Change of Information or Closure

 

Application Process

The following documents are required to register your firm/business entity.

Surveying Firm Registration

Please complete this form and pay the required fee to obtain the Certificate of Registration. PLEASE PRINT NEATLY.

Surveying Firm Registration Form

Surveying Branch Registration

Only a Firm that already has registered their Headquarters and would like to register a branch office can use this form. PLEASE PRINT NEATLY.

Branch Registration Form

Mail the completed form along with your check or money order for $150 to the address shown on the forms.

Renewals

A Firm is required to renew its registration and pay the designated fee prior to January 1 of each year to offer land surveying services in the next year.  If a firm does not renew its registration and pay the designated fee prior to January 1 of each year, the firm’s registration will be deemed expired.  Any surveying services offered without a valid renewed registration is in violation of the Professional Land Surveying Practices Act and subject to sanctions and penalty fees provided for under the Act or as promulgated by the Board. 

A Firm Branch is required to renew its registration and pay the designated fee prior to January 1 of each year to offer land surveying services in the next year. If a firm branch does not renew its registration and pay the designated fee prior to January-1-of each year, the firm’s branch registration will be deemed expired. Any surveying services offered without a valid renewed registration is in violation of the Professional Land Surveying Practices Act and subject to sanctions and penalties provided for under the Act or as promulgated by the Board.

Late Renewals

Please use the Late Renewal Form to renew an expired registration and pay the fee and mail to the address listed above.

2020 Firm Late Renewal Form

Change of Information Notice: Firms / Branch Offices

Please complete the box at the top of the page and all sections relevant to the reported change. If a section of this form is not relevant to the reported change, please leave the section blank. Please check the box to the left of the information you would like listed on the roster. This information will be made available to the public and will be the information needed when using the online services. If information is not checked to be provided on the roster, PELS staff will choose the information at their discretion. *PLEASE NOTE: Email addresses are confidential and will not be released to the public.
A separate form must be submitted for every registration number being affected by the reported change. This form can be submitted via email, fax, or mail.

Firm Closure

If you choose to close your firm, please complete the closure form and return to our office.  This form can be submitted via email, fax, or mail.

Closure Form