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Oregon Board of Massage Therapists
The Oregon Board of Massage Therapists regulates and monitors the practice of massage therapy in Oregon. Its role is to balance public safety and the needs of Licensed Massage Therapists by developing, implementing, and maintaining the standards of professional conduct and practice.

Have questions? Please view our  Frequently Asked Questions 
Information Information
Electronic fingerprinting:
The Board only accepts electronic fingerprint from Fieldprint.  Please use the link below for Fieldprint electronic fingerprint scheduling.  Fieldprint electronic fingerprint scheduling
Online License Renewal
In order to avoid late fees your renewal must be completed by the first day of the month that it expires. If your license expires in December, January or February you can renew your license online and pay via Visa/MasterCard or Electronic Check. Click on the link below: Click Here to Renew Online
Discontinuation of the Practical Examination:
The Board no longer requires the Practical Examination for Licensure. Click Here for the New Application for Licensure. 
Online Jurisprudence Exam
You are now able to take the Jurisprudence Exam online. To access this link, you will need a user name and password which will be sent to you by the exam coordinator via email.  Please note that you have more than one opportunity to take the exam.  online jurisprudence exam
Facility Permit Verification:
The Board requires certain Massage Facilities to obtain Facility Permits.  If you need to search to verify that a facility has a permit, please use the following link. https://hrlb.oregon.gov/OBMT/Permit

 The Study:

The study examines reasons for License Non-Compliance among Asian-Pacific Islander Community Members Study – Performed by Portland State University. Please click here for the study.



**New Continuing Education Rules Effective July 1, 2016**
Beginning July 1, 2016, to renew an active license you will need the following:
25 Continuing Education Hours. Of the 25 hours, 15 continuing
education Hours must be Contact Hours (actual hours in class
under the instruction and in the physical presence of an Instructor
or an interactive distance learning course) 4 Contact Hours must be
in Professional Ethics, Boundaries, or Communication. Please click
New License Renewal Fee
The cost for a two year active license renewal will increase from $150.00 to $155.00.  The reason for this increase is due to new legislation that requires the Board to pay the Oregon Health Authority for the maintenance and analysis of licensee demographics. 
Workforce Questionnaire 
If you are submiting a paper renewal: you are required to complete the questionnaire and attest on your renewal form before submitting your renewal form to the board. Please use the following link to complete the questionnaire: ttps://oregondas.allegiancetech.com/cgi-bin/qwebcorporate.dll?idx=XDWKUGIf you are renewing online: You will be prompted to complete the questionnaire upon completion of your renewal online.Holiday Closures 
Holidays for 2016 will be observed on the following dates:
Friday, January 1, 2016 - New Year's Day
Monday, January 18, 2016 - Martin Luther King Day
Monday, February 15, 2016 - President's Day
Monday, May 30, 2016 - Memorial Day
Monday, July 4 2016 - Independence Day
Monday, September 5, 2016 - Labor Day
Friday, November 11, 2016 - Veterans Day
Thursday and Friday, November 24 and 25, 2016 - Thanksgiving
Monday, December 26, 2016 - Christmas Day
The OBMT will be closed on these days, and will re-open at 8:00 a.m. on the following work day.