North Carolina Board of Nursing


Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Certified Nurse Midwife

Approval to Practice Reinstatement

If your RN license is due to be renewed this year, you must renew your RN license before you can reinstate your CNM approval to practice.

Certified Nurse Midwife Approval to Practice Reinstatement:

  • $50 per physician reinstated/added; and
  • $5 Administrative Fee


Valid forms of payment:

  • Credit or debit card; MasterCard or Visa only 
  • Electronic Check

You may print your confirmation page following successful completion and payment. This document serves as your official receipt.

Notice: Please read all information before starting the application process. The link for the application is located at the bottom of this page.

Additional Requirements & Information

You will be allowed to print your Nurse Practitioner reinstatement certificate from the Nurse Gateway.

Checklist and Items you will need to apply:

  • An active NC RN license or Another compact state RN license (license # and expiration date)

Computer Requirements and Conditions:

  • Printer along with Adobe Reader 
  • Your browser must be set to accept cookies
  • Pop-up blockers disabled or temporarily allow pop ups for this application 
  • Have Javascript enabled 
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher with compatibility mode activated
  • Application will time-out after 20 minutes of inactivity
WARNING: For security reasons, be sure to exit the application when you have completed and submitted your request. The NC Board of Nursing cannot be held responsible for unauthorized access to information you have entered in the browser if you do not exit this application. 

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Review the Terms and Conditions listed above and click "I Agree" to continue your application process.

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