Board Of Barbering and Cosmetology

Barbering and Cosmetology License Types
  • Barber
  • Barber Shop
  • Beauty Operator
  • Beauty Shop
  • Beauty Instructor
  • Beauty School
  • Barber & Cosmetology Apprentice
Renewal and Restoration Information
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  • All Licenses regardless of issuance date, are subject to renewal by December 31 of every year.
On-time renewals for the licensing period of January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022
Renewals Accepted: November 8, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Renewal Hardcopy Form  Mailout: November 5, 2021
Renew By License Expiration Date: December 31, 2021

Licenses not renewed by license expiration date are unlicensed and may not practice.

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  • All Licenses regardless of issuance date, are subject to renewal by December 31 of every odd-numbered year.
On-time renewals for the licensing period of January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2023
Renew Online: https://mypvl.dcca.hawaii.gov/
Renewal Postcard Reminder Mailout: November 5, 2021
Renewals Accepted: November 8, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Renew By License Expiration Date: December 31, 2021

Licenses not renewed by license expiration date are unlicensed and may not practice.

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On-Time Cost to Renew
Barber (BAR) – active status - $146.00
Barber (BAR) – inactive status - $12.00
Barber Shop (BAS) - active status - $176.00
Barber Shop (BAS) - inactive status - $12.00
Beauty Operator (BEO) – active status - $146.00
Beauty Operator (BEO) – inactive status - $12.00
Beauty Shop (BSH) - active status - $176.00
Beauty Shop (BSH) - inactive status - $12.00
Beauty Instructor (I) - active status – $146.00
Beauty Instructor (I) - inactive status – $12.00
Beauty School (BSC) - active status – $380.00
Beauty School (BSC) - inactive status – $12.00
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(BAR, BEO, BAS, BSH, I) Forfeited licenses may be restored within 3 years and subject to meeting restoration requirements.
Failure to restore a forfeited license within 3 years after the license expiration date will require a written explanation along with supporting documentation and will be subject to approval by the board.

Restore Online (BAR and BEO only): https://mypvl.dcca.hawaii.gov
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 Cost to Restore (late renewal)
Barber (BAR) – active status - $196.00
Barber (BAR) – inactive status - $62.00
Barber Shop (BAS) - active status - $276.00
Barber Shop (BAS) - inactive status - $112.00
Beauty Operator (BEO) – active status - $171.00
Beauty Operator (BEO) – inactive status - $37.00
Beauty Shop (BSH) - active status - $276.00
Beauty Shop (BSH) - inactive status - $112.00
Beauty Instructor (I) - active status – $171.00
Beauty Instructor (I) - inactive status – $37.00
Beauty School (BSC) - active status – $480.00
Beauty School (BSC) - inactive status – $112.00
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