LSX - Licensed Social Worker, Conditional

"Conditional License" indicates the licensee is completing a required internship period under certain conditions to progress to another level of licensure. A licensee must be licensed at this level while accruing required internship experience. This is an entry level requiring a Bachelor's degree that is sufficiently related to social work or social welfare and a LSW conditional must obtain four hours per month of supervision.


How to apply

  • Application Fee of $25
  • License Fee of $70
  • Criminal History Records Check Fee of $21
Please make your checks payable to: "Maine State Treasurer".
  • Biennial

If applying, you must submit:

  • A completed Application for Licensure;
  • Official transcript of a sufficiently related earned bachelor's degree;
  • Evidence of employment in a social work setting; and
  • Agreement to provide Consultation form.
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Renewal fees and information

  • Biennial renewal fee $70
Please make your checks payable to: "Maine State Treasurer".
  • Can only renew once
  • A late fee of $50 is assessed for licenses renewed after the license expiration date.
  • A person who submits an application for renewal more than 90 days after the license expiration date is subject to all requirements governing new applicants and is required to reapply with an original license application, documentation and fees.
  • Renewal applications are mailed approximately 60 days prior to the license expiration date.
  • Continuing Education: 25 hours of continuing education pursuant to board rules.


Do you have questions? Email the Board.


Last Updated: May 30, 2018