Vision Statement

Advancing trust in Idaho’s nursing workforce through regulatory excellence.

Idaho Board of Nursing
PO Box 83720

280 N 8th Street, Suite 210
Boise, Idaho 83720-0061


The Board office is open from 8:00AM to 5:00PM - Monday - Friday (except legal holidays). If you contact the Board, please reference your license / registration number or an appropriate case number, and write out your question(s) completely before you make contact. The Board’s web pages contain licensure, renewal, and processing information that may answer your questions.


E-mail – - E-mail is often the fastest way to receive a response from our office. Please state your request clearly and completely. Be sure to include a valid return e-mail address. You may be asked to provide identifying information if you request confidential information from your Board record. We will make every effort to respond to your e-mail within the work day.

Fax - (208) 334-3262 - Faxing a request for information is an optional way to contact the Board office. Our response to your fax will be by either e-mail or the regular mail only. Be sure to include a valid e-mail address and mailing address in your fax. We will be unable to respond to your request if that information is not included. We will make every effort to respond to your fax within 24 hours of its receipt.

Phone - (208) 577-2476 and TDD Phone – (800) 377-3529 - Due to heavy call volume, our phone system will sometimes route calls to a voicemail system. If this happens, there is a directory you can use to reach individual staff members. If your call is routed to voicemail, please leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible. Please include your name, phone number, license or case number, and the reason for your call.


Where is the office located?

The Board of Nursing is located in the center of downtown Boise, one block South of the Capitol Building

Our office is located on the 2nd floor (Suite 210) of the Idaho Building at 280 N 8th Street, in Boise.

Coming into Boise on Interstate 84, take the Vista exit and travel NORTH towards downtown to Bannock Street. (Vista will merge with Capitol Boulevard. Continue on Capitol Boulevard).

Turn left (WEST) on Bannock Street, and continue to 8th Street (approximately 1 block).

The Idaho Building is on the SOUTH-EAST corner of 8th Street and Bannock.

Metered parking is available on Bannock Street and a parking garage is located on Bannock between Capitol Boulevard and 8th Street.

Enter the building using the 8th Street entrance.

Elevators will take you to the 2nd floor where signs will direct you to the Board office.

If you have any difficulty, please call (208) 577-2476.