Board of Barbering - Apply, Renew and Reactivate

Application Process

The documents below explain the required steps to complete the application process.  While the process has several steps many of the requirements can be done simultaneously.

The rules below describe the application process for Barbering.

Scroll down in the Fees Rules to the name of this board to find the application fee

Application Forms

These forms are for applying for an Iowa license to practice Barbering or applying for a barbershop license. Read the instructions on the application form carefully and review the checklist at the end to ensure all requirements for licensure are submitted. Items not submitted by the appropriate source may delay the licensure process.

Exam Information

NIC Candidate Bulletins

Practical Exam Dates

  • July 24, 2017
  • October 30, 2017
  • January 22, 2018
  • April 23, 2018