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Land Surveyors / Land Surveyor Interns

Licensing Services

Land Surveyors  / Land Surveyor Interns


  • Original License or Enrollment by Examination: You are applying to take an examination in order to qualify for enrollment or licensure in Colorado.
  • Original License or Enrollment by Endorsement: You hold an active enrollment or license in another state and wish to apply for enrollment or licensure in Colorado.
  • Renew: You currently hold a Colorado license and are in a renewal period.
  • Reinstate: Your Colorado license has expired and you wish to reinstate the license. 


Licensing Requirements

  • Click here for the licensing requirements for Colorado Professional Land Surveyors. 



Before completing your application, review the Application or Reinstatement Instructions below.

Application Instructions

Application for Original License by Examination or Endorsement

Reinstatement Instructions

 Application to Reinstate an Expired License

SSN Affidavit (foreign applicants not physicallypresent in the U.S.)

Additional Forms

Instructions and Tips for Using Fill-In Forms

Transcript Request Form

Colorado Verification of PLS Licensure

Land Surveying Experience Summary Form

Land Surveying Experience Verification Form


License Expiration and Renewal. Once an application for licensure is approved:

  • Professional Land Surveyor licenses expire on October 31 of odd-numbered years and must be renewed to continue practicing.
  • Land Surveyor Intern enrollment is valid indefinitely or until a Professional Land Surveyor license is issued. No enrollment numbers or certificates are issued.




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