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North Carolina Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists

The Licensure Act for Speech and Language Pathologist & Audiologist was enacted in order to provide regulatory authority over persons offering speech and language pathology and audiology services to the public.

Contact

Denise Sherwood dsherwood@ncboeslpa.org
Telephone (336) 272-1828
Fax (336) 272-4353
http://www.ncboeslpa.org/

Procedures, Laws and Guidelines

Below is a summary of the procedures, laws and guidelines to obtain a professional business entity license through the NC Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists (NCBOESLPA).

Bookmark the link to the NCBOESLPA for future reference.

Procedure to Create a Professional Business Entity

  • Download and complete the appropriate business entity creation document from the Forms link on the Business Registration Division website.
  • Submit a copy of the Articles of Incorporation/Organization and the fee of fifty dollars $50.00 to the Board.
  • The Board will examine the document and provide the Certificate required for filing with the Secretary of States’ Office.
  • Submit the creation document along with the Board’s certification to the Business Registration Division of the Secretary of State’s Office for filing with either $125 for a domestic entity (North Carolina) or $250 for a foreign entity receiving a Certificate of Authority.

Pursuant to N.C.G.S. §55B-10, “No professional corporation shall open, operate, or maintain an establishment for any of the purposes set forth in this Chapter without first having obtained a Certificate of Registration from the licensing board or boards.”

North Carolina Statutes - Secretary of State

North Carolina Statutes - Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists

North Carolina Administrative Code

Secretary of State

  • 18 NCAC 04 .0318 - Authorization of Foreign Professional Corporations
  • 18 NCAC 04 .0502 - Words Prohibited in Aliition to Statutory Prohibitions
  • 18 NCAC 04 .0503 - Deceptively Similar and Distinguishable Names
  • 18 NCAC 04 .0504 - Filing Fictitious or Assumed Name for Foreign Entity

NC Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists

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