Renew/Reinstate License



Thank you for your interest in renewing or reinstating your license in the District of Columbia. The Occupational and Professional Licensing Administration is excited to introduce a brand new license management system that offers prospective licensees the opportunity to apply for initial licensure; current licensees the opportunity to renew their license; and licensees, employers, and the general public the opportunity to conduct searches of licensed professionals here.

How Do I Apply?

Apprentice Funeral Director
Funeral Director by Examination
Funeral Director by Reciprocity
Funeral Director Courtesy Card
Application Process-Funeral Home Establishment

What You May Need

  • A 2″x2″ passport-style photo (.jpg format). See example:
  • A current government-issued ID
  • Debit or credit card to pay application, exam, or license fees



All exams will be administered via computer at the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs. For additional information about exams, please visit PSI online or by phone at (800) 733-9267.

To begin your application, click here.