Licensing Area: Acupuncture
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
RENEWAL and RESTORATION INFORMATION
Biennial by June 30 every odd numbered year
On-time renewals for the licensing period of July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2021 begin May 6, 2019 and ends on June 30, 2019
Renew online at MyPVL: https://pvl.ehawaii.gov/mypvl
Postcard renewal reminder notice will be mailed out May 3, 2019
Failure to timely renew by license expiration 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 can be submitted online via “MyPVL” at https://pvl.ehawaii.gov/mypvl from July 1, 2019 through midnight (HST), June 30, 2020 and are subject to a late renewal fee.
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 Acupuncture
Jayne Tsuchiyama, D.A.O.M., D.Ac., Chairperson
Joni Kroll, D.Ac., L.Ac., Vice-Chairperson
Deborah (Kepi) McMenemy, L.Ac., D.A.O.M.
James R. Corcoran, Ph.D., Public
Ellen Roos-Marr, Public