Contact Us

Business Hours and Location

With the exception of State Holidays, the Board of Registered Nursing's hours of operation are:

  • Main Phone Line: Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm.
  • Public Counter: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8am to 5pm and Wednesday from 8:30am to 5pm.
Mailing Address
Board of Registered Nursing
PO Box 944210
Sacramento, CA 94244-2100
Physical Address
Board of Registered Nursing
1747 N. Market Blvd., Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95834-1924

Contact Information

So we can better serve you, please direct inquiries to the appropriate email address or fax number below. If you are an applicant or licensee, be sure to include identifying information (full name, date of birth, last four digits of your social security number and RN license or entity number) with your inquiry.

Main Office
  • Phone: (916) 322-3350
  • Hearing-Impaired Persons: 711, or (800) 735-2929 (TTY)
  • California Relay Service: (800) 735-2922 (Voice)
  • Request a BRN Speaker
Applicant Services
Licensing requirements, application status, advanced practice certification
Licensee Services
License/certificate renewal, continuing education, license verification
Fingerprint Inquiries
Enforcement Program
Complaint process, license discipline and convictions
Intervention Program
A voluntary and confidential recovery and monitoring program for RNs whose practice may be impaired by substance use disorder or mental illness.
Nursing Education Consultant
Scope of practice
Online (BreEZe) Technical Support
BreEZe registration/logon issues, locked or retired account assistance
Military Inquiries
BRN Webmaster
Contact BRN Staff or BRN Executive Leadership