Licensing Area: Massage Therapy
Contact Information for Frequently Called Numbers
Professional and Vocational Licensing
- Request an application
- Inquire about licensing requirements
- Applicants can check on the status of an application
- Inquire about licensee maintenance requirements
RICO Consumer Resource Center
(808) 587-3295 or (808) 587-4272
- Verify if a person is licensed
- Request prior complaints history on a licensee
- File a complaint on a licensee
Residents on the neighbor islands may call by dialing the following toll free numbers followed by the last 5 digits of the phone numbers above and the # sign:
|Lanai & Molokai||1-800-468-4644|
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
- Massage Therapist
- Massage Establishment
- Massage Apprentice
On-time renewals for the licensing period of July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2018 begins on Monday, May 9, 2016 and ends midnight (HST) Thursday, June 30, 2016.
Renewal postcard reminders for Massage Therapist (MAT) and Massage Establishments (MAE) will be mailed out May 6, 2016
All online renewals will need to be submitted through “MyPVL” at https://pvl.ehawaii.gov/mypvl
To be guaranteed a pocket card by June 30, 2016
Renewals should be submitted by May 31, 2016
Biennial June 30 every even numbered year.
Failure to timely renew by the renewal date will result in the forfeiture of the license. After the renewal date, the forfeited license may be restored within 1 year and subject to meeting restoration requirements. Failure to restore a forfeited license within 1 year after the renewal date will result in the termination of the license and the person must apply as a new applicant and meet current license requirements.
Late renewals/restorations for MAT license types with a license expiration date of June 30, 2016 can be submitted online via “MyPVL” at https://pvl.ehawaii.gov/mypvl from July 1, 2016 through midnight (HST), June 30, 2017 and are subject to a late renewal fee.
Late renewals/restorations for MAE license types with a license expiration date of June 30, 2016 must be submitted by hardcopy and are subject to a late renewal fee. Contact the DCCA/PVL to request a restoration application.
Pursuant to Section 436B-14.5, HRS , any license held by a member of the armed forces, National Guard, or a reserve component that expires, is forfeited, or deemed delinquent while the member is on active duty and deployed during a state or national crisis shall be restored if certain restoration requirements are met. Military Renewal and Restoration Information Sheet.
Board of Massage Therapy
Olivia B. Nagashima, Massage Therapist, Chairperson
George E. Davis, Jr., Massage Therapist, Vice-Chairperson
Stephanie Bath, Massage Therapist
Paula Behnken, Public
3 Massage Therapists