Licensing Area: Occupational Therapist


Contact Information for Frequently Called Numbers


Professional and Vocational Licensing
(808) 586-3000

  • Request an application
  • Inquire about licensing requirements
  • Applicants can check on the status of an application
  • Inquire about licensee maintenance requirements


 RICO Consumer Resource Center
(808) 587-3295 or (808) 587-4272


Executive Officer

Sandra Matsushima

(808) 586-2693

Residents on the neighbor islands may call by dialing the following toll free numbers followed by the last 5 digits of the phone numbers above and the # sign:

Kauai   274-3141
Maui   984-2400
Hawaii   974-4000
Lanai & Molokai   1-800-468-4644

Att: OT
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801


Registration Categories

  • Occupational Therapist


Biennial December 31 every even numbered year.

Renewals begin Monday, October 27, 2014
Postcards renewal notices will be mailed out on Friday, October 24, 2014.

Online renewals must be submitted via "MyPVL" at by midnight (HST), December 31, 2014.  Late renewals may be subject to a late renewal fee.

Failure to timely renew by the renewal date will result in the loss of the registration.

Pursuant to Section 436B-14.5, HRS, any license held by a member of the armed forces, National Guard, or a reserve component that expires, is forfeited, or deemed delinquent while the member is on active duty and deployed during a state or national crisis shall be restored if certain restoration requirements are met.  Military Renewal and Restoration Information Sheet.

Regulating Body

Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs - Director
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