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  • You Should Know . . .

    Phase One Guidelines to Slowly Ease Public Health Restrictions Begin Friday, May 15th

    Richmond City, Accomack Co., and Northern Va. region take effect May 29th

    UPDATED 5/27/20: Visit dpor.virginia.gov/COVID-19 for the latest including links to the guidelines for specific business sectors and disinfection reminders for shops, salons, and spas.


    Examination Services in Virginia

    Important notices concerning the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in regards to scheduled examinations and other services:  

    New Online Service Now Available

    MyVirginia, powered by PayIt, offers a quick and easy way to request certification of an individual or business license issued by DPOR. 

    Visit myvirginia.dpor.virginia.gov to submit a request online in just a few minutes!

    Digital DPOR licenses powered by Merit

    Individual licenses and certificates issued by DPOR are now available in digital format, powered by free online credentialing service, Merit.

    Accepting your digital license from Merit is optional, and you’ll still receive regular mail from DPOR as usual (including your paper license upon renewal).

    Learn more at merits.com/dpor or review the FAQs. Interested? Get started here.