Welcome to the Commonwealth Board of Nurse Examiners Website

MISSION:To protect the health,safety, and welfare of the people of the Commonwealth by regulating the practice of nursing through licensing of practitioners ofnursing, establishing standards for educational programs preparing students for nursing practice, and prescribing penalties for violations of the provisions of the Nurse Practice Act.
OFFICE CLOSURE - Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The NMI Board of Nursing will be closed from Monday, July 21st, 2014 to Friday, July 25th, 2014. No one will be available to take your call; however, we will try our best to respond to your email inquiries during this period.

Normal business hours will resume on Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 7:30am.

Thank you for your understanding.






Effective January 21, 2013, the Commonwealth Board of Nurse Examiners (CBNE) will be relocating its office to the old Medical Referral office located at the most southern end of the old CHC administration building. Therefore, the new physical address is:

To: Commonwealth Board of
Nurse Examiners
Commonwealth Health Center Building,
former Medical Referral Office
P.O. Box 501458
Saipan, MP 96950
In addition, our office telephone number has been changed to
(670)233-2263 (CBNE) and the fax number (670)664-4813 remains the same.
Due to the recent relocation, kindly allow our staff to transition within a one (1) week period. Our staff will try her best to accommodate all inquiries during this period.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this transition.
CBNE OFFICE LOCATION - Tuesday, May 22, 2012

The CBNE Office is located in Garapan, Saipan, on the first floor of the Commonwealth Health Corporation building adjacent to the gift shop.


Commonwealth Heatlh Corporation, Administration Bldg.

PO BOX 501458

Saipan, MP 96950

Tel: (670) 236-8250

email: CBONE@pticom.com

OFFICE HOURS - Tuesday, May 22, 2012

The CBNE office is open Monday to Friday, from 9 am to 3 pm.We are currently in transition with new staff but we will assist you the best we can. We appreciate your patience and understanding. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you.

URGENT NOTICE FOR PAYMENTS - Saturday, February 04, 2012

Effective immediately: Please make checks payable to:

" CBNE" or "Commonwealth Board of Nurse Examiners

Only US cashiers Checks, US Money Orders, and US bank drafts are accepted.

No Cash payments

COMING SOON Renewal online

"NEW"SCHEDULE OF FEES - Saturday, February 04, 2012

APRN: Initial/Endorsement Fee - $140.00, Renewal - $100.00, Late Renewal - $120.00 and Reinstatement - $150.00

RN: Initial License Fee - $110.00, Temporary License Fee - $50.00, Examination $110.00, Re-Examination - $110.00, Renewal - $80.00, Late Renewal - $100.00, Reinstatement - $150.00 and Endorsement-$110.00

RN: Initial Licensure with NCLEX score transfer $130.00.

LPN: Initial License Fee - 110.00, Temporary License Fee - $50.00, Examination $110.00,Re-Examination $110.00, Renewal - $80.00, Late Renewal - $100.00, Reinstatement - $150.00 and Endorsement $110.00

CT: Initial License Fee - $50.00, Renewal - $40.00, Late Renewal - $50.00 and Reinstatement - $150.00

CNA: Initial License Fee - $50.00, Renewal - $40.00, Late Renewal - $50.00 and Reinstatement - $150.00

Graduate Nurse: Interim Permit - $60.00

Verification or Validation of License is $40.00 each

Duplicate License Fee - $40.00 Duplicate Certificate Fee - $45.00

Change of Name - $35.00

Copyright © 2014 NMICBNE.COM