Initial License Application
The Arizona State Board of Massage Therapy Initial License Application is below, in a pdf fillable format, and is also available online. By applying online you can also pay with your credit card.
Please note: After you submit your initial application, we will contact you if there are documents missing from your submission. In addition, your fingerprints are sent to the Department of Public Safety for a background check, which takes between 8 to 10 weeks. Therefore, there is no need to contact Board staff to check on your application status.
The "State Verification Request Form" below can be used to obtain verification(s) of licensure from other jurisdictions in which you hold, or have held, a massage therapy license.
To all Massage Therapy Applicants and Schools:
If a student enrolled in a massage therapy program before August 5, 2014, the person is not required to meet the English test provision of A.A.C. R4-15-201(C). Any person who enrolled after August 5, 2014, is required to meet the English proficieny requirement of A.A.C. R4-15-201(C).