§ 111 Review of Applications

  1. The Board shall inform a candidate for the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) within thirty (30) days after receipt of an Application for Eligibility Evaluation, as referenced in section 109(b)(3), whether the application is complete and the candidate is eligible or that the application is deficient and what specific information or documentation is required to complete the application.
    1. The Board shall notify a candidate within one hundred and fifty (150) days after the filing of a complete Application for Eligibility Evaluation for the ARE of his or her results thereon. These processing times apply to those candidates who are eligible and who take first available scheduled appointment for the ARE.
    2. The Board shall notify a candidate within one hundred and sixty-five (165) days after the filing of a complete application for the California Supplemental Examination of his or her results thereon. These processing times apply to those candidates who submit their complete California Supplemental Examination application on the examination filing deadline.
    3. The Board shall decide within three hundred and thirty (330) days after the filing of an Application for Eligibility Evaluation whether the candidate meets the requirements for original licensure. The actual processing time applies to those candidates who are eligible for licensure and who take and pass the first available examinations and who initially submitted a complete Application for Eligibility Evaluation.
  2. The Board shall decide within two hundred and ten (210) days after the filing of a reciprocity application whether the applicant meets the requirements for original licensure. The actual processing time applies to those persons who are eligible for licensure and who take and pass the first available examinations and who submitted a complete application on the first available examination deadline.
  3. Within thirty (30) days after receipt of an Application for Licensure, the Board shall notify the applicant whether the application is complete and the applicant is eligible for licensure or that the application is deficient and what specific information or documentation is required to complete the application.