Healthy Communities

Cosmetology Fee Schedule

In compliance with A.C.A. §17-26-209, the Department of Health – Cosmetology Section is mandated to collect fees in accordance to the following fee schedule:


Current Fee

Enrollment into a Cosmetology School

$20 per enrollment


$65 - Practical/$60 - Written

Renewal for a Practitioner

$50 biennially

Reciprocity for a Practitioner

$50 one-time fee

New Establishment

$100 one-time fee

Salon Relocation

$50.00 one-time fee

Renewal of an Establishment

$50 annually

New School

$1,000 one-time fee

Renewal of a School

$250 annually

Change or name and/or ownership of a School


Name and /or ownership change of an Establishment

$25 for one; $50 for both

Duplicate license

$10 per license

Certification of Board Records

$10 per license

Reinstatement fee - Practitioner license

50% of proposed renewal fee

Reinstatement fee - Salon license

50% of proposed renewal fee

Reinstatement fee - School license

50% of proposed renewal fee

Lifetime license

$50 one-time fee

Hot check fee

$25 service charge plus applicable bank fees

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Arkansas Department of Health
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