Existing Licenses - Renewal

Your licence is subject to ongoing compliance with relevant legislation and conditions, and is also subject to annual renewal by 31 December each calendar year.

In late November/early December you will be sent a reminder letter in relation to your licence renewal. You will be provided with an invoice for the relevant fee, and also requested to provide certain information to the Secretary. This information will include the items listed below.

See Licensing Fees for details on how to calculate the applicable renewal fee for the current calendar year.

How do I renew my licence?

By 31 December each year:

  1. Pay the relevant renewal fee (facilities will be invoiced in late November/early December).
  2. Provide a copy of the most recent Annual Report published in relation to the facility.
  3. Provide a copy of the current Authority to Practice for the Director of Nursing.

Please note that failure to undergo the renewal process will result in the cancellation of your licence.

I do not want to renew my licence – what should I do?

Facilities are not be authorised to operate without a current licence. If you are intending to cease operation, you may request cancellation of your licence in writing. See Cancellation of a licence for more information.


Health Service Establishments Act 2006, ss. 18

Health Service Establishments Regulations 2011 Reg. 9 and 11