Contact Us

Business Hours and Location

With the exception of State Holidays, the Board of Registered Nursing's hours of operation are:

  • Main Phone Line: Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm.
  • *Public Counter: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8am to 5pm and Wednesday from 8:30am to 5pm.

*As of April 8, 2024, the Public Counter is temporarily relocated.

Mailing Address
Board of Registered Nursing
PO Box 944210
Sacramento, CA 94244-2100
Physical Address
Board of Registered Nursing
1747 N. Market Blvd., Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95834-1924

Contact the Board

Main Office
Phone: (916) 322-3350
Hearing-Impaired Persons: 711, or (800) 735-2929 (TTY)
California Relay Service: (800) 735-2922 (Voice)

DCA BreEZe Technical Support
For BreEZe account registration issues and errors, password resets, and locked accounts. Technical support is provided by the Department of Consumer Affairs Consumer Information Center (CIC), not BRN staff. Updates regarding your BRN application status cannot be provided using this line.
Phone: (916) 557-1208

Applicant Services
For questions about applying for RN licensure, advanced practice certification, application status, or applying to become a continuing education provider (CEP).
Fax: (916) 574-7697

Media Inquiries
For inquiries from journalists and media outlets for information from the Board of Registered Nursing.

Licensee Services
For questions about RN and advanced practice certificate renewal, CEP renewal, name change and duplicate certificate status.
Fax: (916) 574-7699

Enforcement Program
For questions about the complaint process, reporting convictions, or license discipline and reinstatements.
Fax: (916) 574-7693

Intervention Program
A voluntary and confidential recovery and monitoring program for RNs whose practice may be impaired by substance use disorder or mental illness.
Phone: (916) 574-7692

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