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South Dakota Board of Technical Professions
Application Fees Comity/Reciprocity - Individual Application Fee $100 Business (Certificate of Authorization) Application Fee $100 Application by Exam (FE) Fundamentals of Engineering $0 (PE) Principles and Practice of Engineering Application Fee $100 (FS) Fundamentals of Land Surveying $0 (PS) Principles and Practice of Land Surveying Application Fee $100 Architect Application Fee $100 Landscape Architect Application Fee $100 Petroleum Application Fee $150 Structural Engineering Application Fee $100 Renewal Fees Individual Renewal Fees (2 Years) $80 Business Renewal Fees (2 Years) $80 Inactive Status Fees (2 Years) $40 Retired Status Fees (2 Years) $10 Reactivate from inactive status fee $80 Reinstate individual license from lapsed status fee (within 3 years) $180 Reinstate business license fee $180 Late Renewal Penalty $100 Exam Fees (FE) Fundamentals of Engineering Exam Fee Contact NCEES (PE) Principles and Practice of Engineering Exam Fee Contact NCEES (FS) Fundamentals of Land Surveying Exam Fee Contact NCEES (PS) Principles and Practice of Land Surveying Exam Fee Contact NCEES Structural Engineering Exam Fee Contact NCEES Architectural Exam (ARE) Contact NCARB Landscape Architectural Exam (LARE), Sections 1,2 3 and 4 Contact CLARB Retake Exam Fees (LS) Retake Take Home Exam fee (4 hour version) $60 (LS) Retake Take Home Exam fee (2 hour version) $30 Retake Petroleum Release Assessor or Remediator $60 Miscellaneous Fees
Mail written request along with check or credit card authorization form (below) to SDBTP.
Duplicate Certificate – Interns $5 Duplicate Certificate – Licensees and Businesses $15 Returned Check Fee $30
Payments for applications, renewals and miscellaneous fees should be paid to "SD Board of Technical Professions." We accept MasterCard and Visa credit cards. Please use the Credit Card Authorization Form (Adobe PDF) if paying by credit card.
Payments for exam fees (FE, FS, PE, PS, architecture exams and landscape architecture exams) must be sent directly to the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES), National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) or Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB), as appropriate.