Rules for Registration
These are located under the
| Rules for Registration |
section of the website.
Registration of Architects
Architects with an NCARB Certificate
should contact NCARB for a West Virginia architect registration
application. Architects that do not have an NCARB Certificate
and wish to register in West Virginia to practice architecture
by state reciprocity with the state they are registered
and practicing architecture should click above on the
“Rules for Registration” download a copy
and read to be sure they do qualify to practice architecture
in West Virginia.
If the architect is qualified to register
by reciprocity to practice architecture in West Virginia
and would like to apply click above on the “Registration
and Renewal” under this click on “Forms”
on forms you click on “Application for Registration”
print and download the instructions and the 6 page application
Complete the application and mail
to the P.O. Box address for the Board Office with a
Certified or Cashier’s Check in the amount of
$100 for the Non-Refundable Filing Fee.
Registration of Businesses
To do business in the state
of West Virginia a sole proprietor, partnership,
or corporation must register with the Secretary
of State Offices.
The number for this office is 304-558-6000.
To register a corporation the number is 304-558-8000.