Clearance letters

These official documents verify a license's history and status when the license has been cancelled. The letters are requested when a resident licensee moves to another state and the licensee's new home state requires verification of their Washington-state-license history.

Request a letter of clearance

Send us a fax to 360-586-2019 or email a written request that includes:

  • Licensee name;
  • WAOIC number;
  • Valid mailing address and
  • Dated signature.

Requesting a letter of clearance will cancel your license. There is no fee for a letter of clearance.

How long will it take?

Requests are usually processed within three days of receiving them. While we send the original letter via postal mail, we will fax or email a copy to you if you request it.

Updated 08/01/2014

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