Wyoming Board of Examiners in Optometry

Optometrist Application Forms

Optometrist by Examination Application

Intended for initial licensure or those who do not do not hold a similar license in another US or Canadian jurisdiction.

Optometry by Endorsement Application

Intended for those who hold a similar license in another US or Canadian jurisdiction.

Optometry by CELMO Endorsement

Intended for those who hold a CELMO Certificate issued by ARBO.

Reinstatement Application

If you failed to renew your license by April 1, you may apply for Reinstatement Application of your Wyoming license between April 2 to June 30 of the year the license expired.

Relicensure Application

If you have been previously licensed in Wyoming and failed to reinstate your license by June 30 of the year the license expired, you must apply for Relicensure Application.

Advanced Procedure Forms

Proctoring Attestation Form

To provide the advanced procedures permitted by the law change effective July 1, 2021, licensees shall complete the Proctoring Attestation Form in conjunction with their proctor. Licensees are required to maintain this document in their records. 

Advanced Procedures Review Form 

If you're unsure whether or not your training is sufficient to perform advanced procedures, you can complete and submit the Advanced Procedures Review Form for consideration.

Adverse Outcomes Reporting Form

Any licensee providing advanced procedures shall report to the Board any adverse outcomes following each procedure on the Adverse Outcomes Reporting Form. These reports are required within ten (10) days from the date the licensee is aware of the adverse outcome. 

Renewal Forms

The 2024 renewal period is open!

Renewal Notices were mailed to the last known address of all licensees on February 9, 2024.  All licenses must be renewed by April 1 annually.  Per the Board Rules, failure to receive your notice does not excuse you from the requirement to renew.

2024 Renewal Form

For more information regarding continuing education requirements, please visit the Continuing Education webpage.

Other Forms

Fingerprinting Instructions

Instructions for those submitting fingerprint checks with their applications for licensure. Required for ALL applicants. 

Address / Name Change

To request a change in your name or contact information, please submit the completed Address / Name Change form and include your fee, if applicable.

Verify My License 

To have your Wyoming license verified to another jurisdiction, please submit the completed Verify My License form and include your fee. 

Replacement Documents Request

To request replacement license materials, please submit the completed Replacement Documents Request form and include your fee.

Foreign Graduate FAQs

Can the Wyoming Board of Examiners in Optometry sponsor me to sit for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO) examinations if I hold a foreign degree?