New York State Board Of Cosmetology

The New York Department of State Division of Licensing Services can help you with obtaining state licenses for barber, barber's apprentice, cosmetology, esthetics, nail specialty, natural hair styling and waxing. They are responsible for determining the eligibility requirements for an New York cosmetology license. These requirements may include attending beauty school for continuing education hours and renewal fees. They can also update your cosmetology license information, such as your name and address, or if you lost your license and need to request a new one. They can assist you with transferring your license from one state or another (reciprocity). For any other questions you might have about licenses, contact the New York Department of State Division of Licensing Services below.

  • Board Of Cosmetology Office Location

  • New York Department of State Division of Licensing Services
    99 Washington Avenue 6th Floor 1 Commerce Plaza
    Albany, New York 12231
  • Board Of Cosmetology Phone Number

  • The phone number to call the state board is 518-474-4429. You can fax their office at 518-473-6648.
  • Board Of Cosmetology Email Address

  • You can email the state board at licensing@dos.ny.gov.

New York Department of State Division of Licensing Services Location