How do I know what my declared state of residency is?

Your declared state of residency is your primary state of residence where your permanent and principal home is located. Proof of your primary state of residence can be found on the following documentation:

  • A driver’s license with a home address
  • Voter registration card displaying a home address
  • Federal income tax return declaring the primary state of residence
  • W2 from US Government or any bureau, division or agency thereof indicating the
    declared state of residence

Need to Verify a License?

To verify a Nurse Licensure Compact Multi-State RN or LPN License:
Access and click on "Look up License".


To proceed to the DOH License Verification page (information on Florida licensees only), click here.