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Alabama: No barber law, no barber board

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Alaska Board of Barbers and Hairdressers
Colleen Wilson
PO Box 110806
Juneau, AK 99811-0806
Phone: 907-465-2547
Fax: 907-465-2974
Website: www.dced.state.ak.us/occ/pbah.htm
Email: melinda.butler@alaska.gov

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Arizona Board of Barbers
1400 West Washington, Suite #220
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
Phone: 602-542-4498
Website: www.azbarberboard.us/
Email: maryjane.jones@azbarberboard.us

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Arkansas State Board of Barber Examiners
501 Woodlane, Room 212N
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-4035
Website: www.arbarber.com/index.html
Email: charles.kirkpatrick@arkansas.gov

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California State Board of Barbering & Cosmetology
2420 Del Paso Road, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95834
Phone: 800-952-5210
Fax: 916-575-7281
Website: http://barbercosmo.ca.gov/
Email: barbercosmo@dca.ca.gov

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Colorado Office of Barber & Cosmetologist Licensing
1560 Broadway, #1340
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-894-7772
Fax: 303-894-7693
Website: www.dora.state.co.us/Barbers_Cosmetologists
Email: barber-cosmetology@dora.state.co.us

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Connecticut Examining Board for Barbers, Hairdressers and Cosmeticians
410 Capital Avenue, MS #13PHO
PO Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
Phone: 860-509-7603
Fax: 860-509-8457
Website: www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3143&q=388878
Email: oplc.dph@ct.gov

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Delaware State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology
Cannon Building
861 Silver Lake Blvd #203
Dover, DE 19904
Phone: 302-744-4500
Fax: 302-739-2711
Website: http://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/cosmetology/index.shtml
Email:
customerservice.dpr@state.de.us

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District of Columbia Board of Barber and Cosmetology
1100 4th Street, SW – Suite E500
Washington, DC 20024 
Phone: 202-442-4320 
Fax: 202-698-4329
Website: www.pearsonvue.com/dc/barbers_cosmo/
Email: Cynthia.Briggs@dc.gov

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Florida Barber Board
1940 North Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0783
Phone: 850-487-1395
Fax: 850-921-0038
Website: www.myfloridalicense.com/dbpr/pro/barb/index.html
Email: call.center@dbpr.state.fl.us

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Georgia Board of Barbers
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217-3858
Phone: 478-207-2440
Fax: 478-207-1442
Website: www.sos.ga.gov/plb/barber/default.htm
Email: E.Surrency@sos.state.ga.us

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Guam Board of Barbering and Cosmetology
123 Chalan Kareta Vietnam Veterans Highway
Mangilao, GU 96923
Phone: 671-735-7406 x8
Fax: 671-735-7413
Website: www.dphss.guam.gov/content/guam-board-barbering-and-cosmetology
Email: mary.guerrero@dphss.guam.gov

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Hawaii Board of Barbering & Cosmetology
DCCA-PVL
Attn: BAR/COS
PO Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
Phone: 808-586-3000
Website: www.hawaii.gov/dcca/areas/pvl/boards/barber/
Email: barber_cosm@dcca.hawaii.gov

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Idaho Board of Barber Examiners
700 West State Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-334-3233
Fax: 208-334-3945
Website: http://ibol.idaho.gov/IBOL/BoardPage.aspx?Bureau=BAR
Email: bar@ibol.idaho.gov

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Illinois Division of Professional Regulation
320 West Washington Street
Springfield, IL 62786
Phone: 217-785-0800
Website: www.idfpr.com/PROFS/Info/barber.asp

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Indiana State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners
402 West Washington Street, RM W072
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317-234-3031
Website: www.in.gov/pla/barber.htm
Email: pla12@pla.in.gov

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Iowa Board of Barber Examiners
Lucas State Office Bldg.
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319
Phone: 515-281-6959
Website: www.idph.state.ia.us/licensure/board_home.asp?board=ba

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Kansas Board of Barbers
Jayhawk Tower
700 SW Jackson St., Suite 1002
Topeka, KS 66603-3758
Phone: 785-296-2211
Fax: 785-368-7071
Website: http://kbob.kansas.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Email: barberboard@yahoo.com

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Kentucky Board of Barbering
9114 Leesgate Road, Suite 6
Louisville, KY 40222
Phone: 502-429-7148
Fax: 502-429-7149
Website: http://barbering.ky.gov/
Email: karen.greenwell@ky.gov

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Louisiana State Board of Barbering
4626 Jamestown Avenue, Suite 1
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Phone: 225-925-1701
Website: wwwprd.doa.louisiana.gov/LaServices/PublicPages/ServiceDetail.cfm?service_id=3400
Email: Sheilearm@hotmail.com

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Maine Barbering & Cosmetology Program
35 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0035
Phone: 207-624-8579
Fax: 207-624-8637
Website: www.maine.gov/pfr/professionallicensing/professions/barbers/
Email: barbercosm.board@maine.gov

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Maryland State Board of Barbers
500 North Calvert Street, Room 201
Baltimore, MD 21202-3651
Phone: 410-230-6320
Website: www.dllr.md.gov/license/barbers/
Email: barbers@dllr.state.md.us

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Massachusetts Division of Registration, Barber Board
1000 Washington Street, Suite 710
Boston, Massachusetts 02118-6100
Phone: 617-727-7367
Fax: 617-727-1627
Website: www.mass.gov/ocabr/licensee/dpl-boards/br/
Email: zane.b.skerry@state.ma.us

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Michigan State Board of Barber Examiners
611 West Ottawa South, North Tower
PO Box 30018
Lansing, MI 48909
Phone: 517-241-8720
Fax: 517-373-1044
Website: www.michigan.gov/lara/0,1607,7-154-35299_35414_35454—,00.html
Email: CosBarber@michigan.gov

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Minnesota Board of Barber Examiners
2829 University Avenue Southeast, Suite 710
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 651-201-2742
Fax: 612-617-2601
Website: www.barbers.state.mn.us/
Email: bce.board@state.mn.us

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Mississippi State Board of Barber Examiners
510 George St., Room 240
Jackson, MS 39205
Phone: 601-359-1015
Fax: 601-359-1050
Email: MSBBE@bellsouth.net  

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Missouri State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners
3605 Missouri Blvd.
PO Box 1062
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1062
Phone: 866-762-9432
Fax: 573-751-8167
Website: http://pr.mo.gov/cosbar.asp
Email: cosbar@pr.mo.gov

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Montana Board Barbers and Cosmetologists
301 South Park, 4th Floor
PO Box 200513
Helena, MT 59620
Phone: 406-841-2369
Fax: 406-841-2037
Website: www.cosmetology.mt.gov
Email: dlibsdcos@mt.gov

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Nebraska Board of Barber Examiners
521 South 14th, 3rd Floor
PO Box 94723
Lincoln, NE 68509-4723
Phone: 402-471-2051
Fax: 402-471-2052
Website: www.barbers.state.ne.us/
Email: barbers.board@nebraska.gov

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Nevada State Barber Board
4710 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702- 456-4769
Fax: 702- 456-1948
Website: http://barber.state.nv.us/index.htm

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New Hampshire Board of Barbering, Cosmetology & Esthetics
2 Industrial Park Drive
Concord, NH 03301
Phone: 603-271-3608
Fax: 603-271-8889
Website: www.nh.gov/cosmet

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New Jersey Board of Cosmetology and Hairstyling
124 Halsey
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973-504-6200
Fax: 973-273-8035
Website: www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/nonmedical/coshair.htm

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New Mexico Board of Barbers & Cosmetologists
2550 Cerrillos Road, 2nd Floor
Tony Anaya Building
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-476-4690
Fax: 505-476-4665
Website: www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Barbers_and_Cosmetologists.aspx

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New York State Barber Board
PO Box 22001
Albany, NY 12201-2001
Phone: 518-474-4429
Fax: 518-473-2730
Website: www.dos.state.ny.us/LCNS/lawbooks/barber.htm
Email: licensing@dos.state.ny.us

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North Carolina State Board of Barber Examiners
5809-102 Departure Drive
Raleigh, NC 27616
Phone: 919-981-5210
Fax: 919-981-5068
Website: www.ncbarbers.com
Email: info@ncbarbers.com

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North Dakota State Board of Barber Examiners
122 Eighth Avenue, NW
Minot, ND 58703
Phone: 701-838-4459
Website: http://governor.nd.gov/boards/boards-query.asp?Board_ID=17
Email: tona@min.midco.net

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Ohio State Barber Board
77 S. High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-6108
Tel: 614-466-5003
Fax: 614-387-1694
Website: http://www.barber.ohio.gov/
Email: howard.warner@brb.state.oh.us

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Oklahoma State Board of Barbering
1000 N.E. 10th
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
Phone: 405-271-5779
Fax: 405-271-5286
Website: http://www.ok.gov/health/Protective_Health/Occupational_Licensing_Division/Barber_Licensing_Program/index.html
Email: dhuannr@health.ok.gov

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Oregon Health Licensing Office
700 Summer Street Northeast, #320
Salem, OR 97301-1287
Phone: 503-378-8667
Fax: 503-370-9004
Website: www.oregon.gov/HLO/COS/index.shtml
Email: ohla.info@state.or.us

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Pennsylvania State Board of Barber Examiners
PO Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
Phone: 717-783-3402
Fax: 717-705-5540
Website: www.dos.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/state_board_of_barbers_examiners/12505
Email: RA-BARBER@pa.gov

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Puerto Rico Board of Examiners of Beauty Specialists
PO Box 9023271
San Juan, PR 00902-3271
Phone: 809-722-2122
Fax: 787-722-4818

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Rhode Island Department of Hairdressing and Barbering
3 Capital Hill
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: 800-942-7434
Fax: 401-222-6548
Website: www.health.ri.gov/hsr/professions/hair_barb.php

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South Carolina Board of Barber Examiners
Synergy Business Park, Kingstree Bldg.
Licensing Suite 104
110 Centerville Drive
Columbia, SC 29210
OR Mailing Address:
PO Box 11329
Columbia, SC 29211-1329
Phone: 803-896-4588
Fax: 803-896-4484
Website: www.llr.state.sc.us/POL/barber/  
Email: boardInfo@llr.sc.gov

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South Dakota Board of Barber Examiners
810 N. Main Street, Suite 298
Spearfish, SD 57783
Phone: 605-642-1600
Fax: 605-722-1006
Website: http://dlr.sd.gov/bdcomm/barber/default.aspx
Email: proflic@rushmore.com  

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Tennessee Board of Barber Examiners
500 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone: 800-480-9285 or 615-741-2294
Fax: 615-741-1310
Website: http://tennessee.gov/commerce/boards/barber/
Email: Barber.Examiners@TN.Gov

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Texas DOLR Cosmetology Program
PO Box 12088
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: 512-463-6599
Fax: 512-475-2871
Website: www.license.state.tx.us/cosmet/cosmet.htm
Email: cs.cosmetologists@license.state.tx.us

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US Virgin Islands
Administrator, Boards and Commissions
Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs
Golden Rock Shopping Center, Suite #9
Christiansted, VI 00820-4311
Phone: 340-776-7216
Fax: 340-693-8036
Website: dlca.vi.gov/boardcertifications/steps/barbers/
Email: nathalie.hodge@dlca.vi.gov

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Utah Cosmetology and Barbering Board
160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6741
Phone: 801-530-6628
Fax: 801-530-6511
Website: www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/cosmetology_barbering.html

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Vermont Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists
Office of Professional Regulation
Board of Barbers & Cosmetologists
Redstone Building
26 Terrace Street, Drawer 09
Montpelier, VT 05609-1106
Phone: 802-828-1505
Fax: 802-828-2465
Website: www.vtprofessionals.org/opr1/cosmetologists/
Email: kshangraw@sec.state.vt.us

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Virginia DPOR Board for Barbers and Cosmetologists
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Phone: 804-367-8509
Website: www.dpor.virginia.gov/dporweb/bnc_main.cfm
Email: barbercosmo@dpor.virginia.gov

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Washington State Department of Licensing
Cosmetology Program
Business and Professions Division
405 Black Lake Boulevard SW
Olympia, WA 98502
Phone: 360-664-6626
Fax: 360-664-2550
Website: www.dol.wa.gov/business/cosmetology/
Email: plssunit@dol.wa.gov

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West Virginia State Board of Barbers & Cosmetologists
1716 Pennsylvania Avenue #7
Charleston, WV 25302
Phone: 304-558-2924
Fax: 304-558-3450
Website: http://www.wvbbc.org/
Email: adamhigginbotham@wvdhhr.org

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Wisconsin Department of Regulations & Licensing
Barbering & Cosmetology Exam Board
PO Box 8935
Madison, WI 53708-8935
OR
1400 East Washington Avenue, Room 112
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: 608-266-5511
Fax: 608-261-7083
Website: www.drl.state.wi.us/board_detail.asp?boardid=5&locid=0
Email: DRLBoards@wisconsin.gov

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Wyoming Board of Barber Examiners
2515 Warren Avenue, #302
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: 307-777-8572
Fax: 307-777-3681
Website: www.cosmetology.wy.gov/Barbers.aspx
Email: betty.abernethy@wyo.gov

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