Laboratory Personnel Licensing
First Time Applicants:
California state law requires that licensed clinical laboratories in California employ testing personnel who are licensed by the State. The new personnel license application process requires the steps below.
Need help? If you have any questions or difficulties, visit our
New Application Video Tutorial, or check out our
personnel FAQs page.
Request access to the Laboratory Field Services application.
Log in to your account, create an application, sign the attestation page, upload documents, continue an incomplete application, or check the status of an application.
Laboratory Field Services (LFS) fees are non-refundable and are subject to change with each fiscal year. Refer to the LFS fee schedule (PDF) for a full list of fees associated with clinical laboratory facility registration and licensing.
View the LFS Fee Schedule (PDF)
*Note: Application fee must be paid using a valid Visa, MasterCard credit card, or an E-Check.
Applying After Abandonment:
If you do not submit all of the required documents for your application, it is possible that your application will be abandoned. In this case you will need to reapply for your license/certification. In order to apply, you will need to follow the steps listed below:
Log into your account
Under the “Need a License/Certificate? Apply Here” section, click the “Apply Now” button.
Complete the application.