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Licensure Forms

Licensure Forms 2024-01-05T14:45:22-07:00

Printable  forms related to professional license certification are available below.

Please Note:

These forms can be emailed to

The Licensure Bureau Has Gone Virtual

Would you like to view/download or print your license? Change your name or address? Create your virtual account by clicking “Register” at NMPED Online Licensure Portal . Once your virtual account is created, login and select “My Licenses” from the navigation pane and you will see a PDF of your license(s) that you will be able to download and print.   For further instructions please refer to the following Quick Start Guide.

NMPED Licensure Bureau Online Application and Payment System Quick Start Guide

Notarized Statement for Licensure Extension Request Form

Notarized Statement of Licensure Extension

**This form is to be completed if you did not teach for 1 to 5 years on your Level 1 Teaching license (not to be used for Alternative Extensions).  Your employer (district/charter HR office) must also complete this form as they would have the evidence of what school years you did and did not teach.**

Initial License: Substitute and Educational Assistant Superintendent Verification Forms

Substitute and Educational Assistant

Initial License: Licensed Practical Nurse and School Health Assistant Superintendent Verification Forms

Licensed Practical Nurse
Health Assistant

Initial License: Alternative via Post-Secondary Experience

Verification of Post-Secondary Experience

Initial License: Teacher Residency

Verification Letter for Residency Licensure
*Effective 7/1/2023.

Reciprocity Forms

Verification of Teaching/Administrative Experience
Verification of Instructional Support Provider Experience
No Exam Statement
No Out-Of-State/Out-of-Country Teacher Licensure required
No Out-Of-State/Out-of-Country Administrative Licensure required
Proof of Completion of out of state alternative licensure program

Renewal License: Superintendent Recommendation Forms

Administrator and Teacher
Instructional Support Provider
Coach, Educational Assistant, Health Assistant or Substitute Teacher
School Business Official
Native American Language and Culture
Post Secondary Experience


Request to Grant One-Year Substandard License (1CS_
Request to Grant One-Year Substandard License
**This form is completed by the LEA if educator lacks exams, teaching of reading coursework or student teaching.
Superintendent Recommendation Form for NM 1CS
Superintendent Recommendation Form – NM 1CS
**This form is completed by the LEA once educator has passed all required licensure exams and/or completed student teaching

Licensure Complaint Form

The NMPED Office of the General Counsel is a team of professionals that will assist in educator license complaints.

Licensure Complaint Form

Page last updated January 5, 2024