Social Work Licensure

Please be advised that anyone performing duties within the scope of practice of social work as defined in Section 20-195m(4), Connecticut General Statutes, is required to hold an LMSW or LCSW on or before May 1, 2015.

Most of the frequently asked for services are listed in the left margin of this page.

Please click the appropriate link below for specific licensing requirements:

LCSW Licensing Requirements

Applicants Trained Outside of the United States

Master's Level Social Worker

Reinstatement of a Lapsed  License

Continuing Education

Practice Act


Initial Application Fee:  $315.00
Renewal Application Fee: $195.00
Reinstatement Fee: $315.00