OPR: Barbers & Cosmetologists

Online Services

Apply, renew, update an application/license, request a verification and more

Statutes, Rules & Resources

Learn about the requirements governing your profession and access other resources

Forms & Instructions

Follow this link for initial application and license renewal instructions

Licensee Lookup

Lookup individual licensees or download a roster for this profession

Do you have questions about how COVID-19 is affecting your profession and OPR? Please vist OPR's COVID-19 Response page.
Governor Scott has issued Addendum 4 to Executive Order 01‐20, ordering close‐contact businesses to cease in‐person operations, beginning at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, March 23. Read OPR's Emergency Guidance for Close-Contact Businesses
The Proposed Administrative Rules for barbers, cosmetologists, nail technicians, and estheticians have not been adopted yet. To provide flexibility during this transition from the old to new rules, an Interim Waiver Licensing Policy has been put into place to guide schools and licensees.
Please visit the OPR Calendar page for a complete list of upcoming events and meetings

Advisors & Meetings

Your profession is governed by the advisor model, follow the link to learn more

Complaints, Conduct & Discipline

Discipline resources and conduct decision searches

Contact Us

Contact information and directions to our Montpelier office


Resources for frequently encountered questions

Contact Information

S. Lauren Hibbert, Director

89 Main Street, 3rd Floor

Montpelier, VT 05620-3402

Renewal Clerk


Office Hours:

7:45 to 4:30, Monday through Friday

(Except Holidays)