** 201 KAR 12:260. License fees,
examination fees, renewal fees, restoration fees and miscellaneous fees.**

RELATES TO: KRS 317A.050, 317A.062

STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 317A.050, 317A.062

NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 317A.062 requires the board to promulgate administrative regulations establishing a reasonable schedule of fees and charges for examinations, licenses, and renewal of licenses. This administrative regulation establishes fees relating to cosmetology and nail technology.

Section 1. The initial license fees shall be as follows:

(1) Apprentice cosmetologist - twenty-five (25) dollars;

(2) Cosmetologist - twenty-five (25) dollars;

(3) Nail technician - twenty-five (25) dollars;

(4) Apprentice instructor - thirty-five (35) dollars;

(5) Cosmetology instructor - fifty (50) dollars;

(6) Beauty salon - thirty-five (35) dollars;

(7) Nail salon - thirty-five (35) dollars;

(8) Cosmetology school – $1,500;

(9) Student enrollment permits – fifteen (15) dollars;

(10) School of cosmetology, transfer of ownership – $1,500;

(11) School manager change – $250;

(12) Threading facility permit – twenty-five (25) dollars; and

(13) Threader permit - twenty (20) dollars.

Section 2. The annual renewal license fees shall be as follows:

(1) Apprentice cosmetologist - twenty (20) dollars;

(2) Cosmetologist - twenty (20) dollars;

(3) Nail technician - twenty (20) dollars;

(4) Apprentice instructor - twenty-five (25) dollars;

(5) Cosmetology instructor - thirty-five (35) dollars;

(6) Beauty salon - twenty-five (25) dollars;

(7) Nail salon - twenty-five (25) dollars;

(8) Cosmetology school – $150;

(9) Threading facility permit – twenty-five (25) dollars; and

(10) Threader permit - twenty (20) dollars.

Section 3. Applications for examination required by KRS Chapter 317A shall be accompanied by an examination fee as follows:

(1) Apprentice cosmetologist - seventy-five (75) dollars;

(2) Cosmetologist - seventy-five (75) dollars;

(3) Nail technician - seventy-five (75) dollars;

(4) Cosmetology instructor – $100;

(5) Out-of -state cosmetologist – $120; and

(6) Out-of-state cosmetology instructor – $200.

Section 4. The fees for retaking an examination or any portion of an examination that an applicant has not successfully completed shall be as follows:

(1) Apprentice cosmetologist - thirty-two (32) dollars;

(2) Cosmetologist - thirty-two (32) dollars;

(3) Nail technician - thirty-two (32) dollars;

(4) Cosmetology instructor - fifty (50) dollars;

(5) Out-of-state cosmetologist - sixty (60) dollars; and

(6) Out-of-state cosmetology instructor – $100.

Section 5. The fee for the restoration of an expired license where the period of expiration does not exceed five (5) years from date of expiration, shall be as follows:

(1) Apprentice cosmetologist - seventy-five (75) dollars;

(2) Cosmetologist - seventy-five (75) dollars;

(3) Nail technician - seventy-five (75) dollars;

(4) Beauty salon - seventy-five (75) dollars;

(5) Nail salon - seventy-five (75) dollars; and

(6) Cosmetology school – $750.

Section 6. Miscellaneous fees shall be as follows:

(1) Demonstration permit for a guest artist - fifty (50) dollars;

(2) Certification of a license - twenty (20) dollars;

(3) Duplicate license - twenty-five (25) dollars;

(4) Reciprocity application – $100; and

(5) School manager change – $250. (30 Ky.R. 2415 Am. 31 Ky.R. 30; eff. 8-6-2004; 40 Ky.R. 393; 1038; eff. 12-6-2013.)