Contacting the Board Office

Email is the most effective communication with the office. Please direct all questions to


Below are links for Paper Applications and Renewals

New Locksmith License

Click here for paper Locksmith License Application

New Apprentice License

Click here for a paper Locksmith Apprentice Application

Your License Renewal

Click here for a paper renewal application

Want to pay your fees online?

Click here to pay fees with credit or debit card. 

Want to electronically submit application materials?

Click here to upload files directly to the Board. 

Have a criminal background?

Click here to learn how recent legislative changes may affect your application.

Need a study guide?
The Board has a study guide (v.4.0) available (cost: $30) for the locksmith license examination.
Click Here to purchase a study guide for the NC Locksmith Licensing Exam.

Lost or damaged your badge? The Board charges a processing fee of $10 to replace a lost or damaged badge. Email and you will be sent an link to pay for the new badge to be shipped to you.

Have questions or need any help? Contact Us!