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

Beauty School Renewal Information

  • 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, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Renewals Accepted: November 9, 2020 to December 31, 2020
Renewal Hardcopy Form  Mailout: November 6, 2020
Renew By License Expiration Date: December 31, 2020

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

Barber, Beauty Operator, Shop and Instructor Renewal Information

  • 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, 2020 to December 31, 2021
Renew Online: https://pvl.ehawaii.gov/mypvl
Renewal Postcard Reminder Mailout: November 1, 2019
Renewals Accepted: November 4, 2019 to December 31, 2019
Renew By License Expiration Date: December 31, 2019

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

Renewal Fees

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

 

Restoration Information

(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

Restoration Fees

 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