There is a $95 test fee required when you apply for the state examination. The license fee is $300.
One set of classifiable electronic fingerprints and a fingerprint processing fee are required from every license applicant unless:
- the applicant is currently licensed by the DRE or
- the applicant was licensed by DRE during the past two years.
Effective July 1, 2001 original license applicants who reside in California will pay a $56 fingerprint processing fee directly to the live scan fingerprint service provider. Original license applicants who reside out of state should submit the $56 fingerprint processing fee with their application and license fee.
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