Contact Information for the Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists

Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 300
Sacramento, CA 95833-2944
Toll Free Number: 1-866-780-5370 (no charge to the calling party)
Phone Number: (916) 263-2222
FAX Number: (916) 263-2246
Hours & Driving Directions

License Verifications
You may use the License Lookup feature on this web site or contact the Board at 1-866-780-5370 or (916) 263-2222 or BPELSG.License.Verifications@dca.ca.gov.

If you need to request verification of your California license or examination results to be sent to another state you may use https://verify.ncees.org, or you may contact the Board at (916) 915-3641 or BPELSG.License.Verifications@dca.ca.gov.  Please allow three weeks for the form to be completed and sent to the other state.

For lists of licensees, including lists by branch of licensure, contact the following office:
Department of Consumer Affairs, Public Information Unit
PublicInformation@dca.ca.gov
(916) 574-8150

To Request an Application
All applications are available on this web site.
Applications cannot be mailed without your complete name, mailing address, and social security number or date of birth. NOTE: For applicants outside the United States, the name and address space is limited to four (4) lines, thirty (30) characters per line, including spaces. Be sure your name and address fits within those specifications. Omit punctuation unless required by your postal service.

Questions about EIT (FE), LSIT (FS), or GIT (FG) Certification Qualifications, Applications, and Examination Results
Please include your telephone number.
EIT/LSIT Evaluator: (916) 263-2232 or BPELSG.EIT.LSIT.GIT@dca.ca.gov

Questions about PE, PLS, PG, or PGp. Licensure Qualifications or Applications and reinstatement of Delinquent Licenses (including questions about how to get licensed in California if you are already licensed in another state or for licenses that have been expired for more than three (3) years)
Please include your telephone number.
PE/PLS Evaluator 1: Last names from A through G: (916) 263-1157 or BPELSG.Evaluator1@dca.ca.gov
PE/PLS Evaluator 2: Last names from H through N: (916) 263-2252 or BPELSG.Evaluator2@dca.ca.gov
PE/PLS Evaluator 3: Last names from O through Z: (916) 263-1436 or BPELSG.Evaluator3@dca.ca.gov
PG/PGp Evaluator 4: All geologists and geophysicists: (916) 263-1855 or BPELSG.Evaluator4@dca.ca.gov

Address Changes
Title 16, California Code of Regulations section 412 requires applicants and licensees to notify the board of an address change within thirty (30) days after the change. Please use the Address Change Affidavit to file your change of address. Please mail or fax the Address Change Affidavit to the address/fax number on the top of the form, or email a signed pdf of the completed form to BPELSG.Office@dca.ca.gov

Renewal Information (for current licenses and licenses that have been expired for less than three (3) years)
If your license has been expired for more than three years, use the Reinstatement of Delinquent Licenses contacts listed below.
(916) 263-2268 or BPELSG.Renewal.Information@dca.ca.gov

Fingerprint Coordinator
Jennifer Mueller - (916) 263-2283 or BPELSG.fingerprint.questions@dca.ca.gov

Licensed Professional on Staff
Susan Christ, P.E. (Civil) - (916) 263-2247 or Susan.Christ@dca.ca.gov
Mike Donelson, P.E. (Electrical) - (916) 572-PELS [7357] or Mike.Donelson@dca.ca.gov
Raymond Mathe, P.L.S. - (916) 263-2271 Raymond.Mathe@dca.ca.gov

Outreach (Presentations, college campus visits, and educational materials)
Brooke Phayer - (916) 263-2239 or Brooke.Phayer@dca.ca.gov

Enforcement & Complaint Information
Questions about filing a complaint - (916) 263-2284 or BPELSG.Enforcement.Information@dca.ca.gov
Complaint form
NOTE: Do NOT send messages regarding qualifications for certification/licensure, the status of your application, or your examination results to the BPELS.Enforcement_Information@dca.ca.gov e-mail address. For a timely response, you must send them to the appropriate evaluator e-mail address listed above.

Questions about businesses or to request an Organization Record form or Disassociation Notice - (916) 263-0937 or BPELSG.Organization.Records@dca.ca.gov
These forms are available on this web site.

Questions about the laws and rules - (916) 263-2284 or BPELSG.Enforcement.Information@dca.ca.gov
Laws and rules

Webmaster
Questions or comments about this web site: BPELSG.Webmaster@dca.ca.gov
NOTE: Do NOT send messages regarding qualifications for certification/licensure, the status of your application, or your examination results to the BPELS.Webmaster@dca.ca.gov e-mail address. For a timely response, you must send them to the appropriate evaluator e-mail address listed above.

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