Board of Certified Professional Midwives Fees

The Board of Certified Professional Midwives charges fees for licensing, renewal, and other services listed below. Payment should be in the form of a money order or personal check payable to the South Dakota Board of Certified Professional Midwives. Fees are non-refundable unless otherwise noted and must accompany the form. A $40 fee will be charged for any insufficient check written.

  • Initial Licensure Fee: $1000
    The $1000 CPM licensure fee must accompany the application form and will include two components: a $500 nonrefundable portion and a $500 portion that is refundable if the application is withdrawn or denied.

  • Biennial Renewal Fee: $1500
    The $1500 fee must accompany the license renewal form

    • Lapsed License Fee: additional $500

  • Student License Fee: $500
    The one-time $500 fee must accompany the student application form and preceptor agreement.

  • Inactive License Fee: $100
    The $100 fee must accompany the inactive status form.

  • Birth Delivery Fee: $100 
    The $100 fee must be accompanied by the birth reporting form, within 30 days of delivery.

  • Transcript Fee: $25

  • Name Change Fee: $100

  • Duplicate License Fee: $100

  • Endorsement to Another Jurisdiction: $150