Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Boards, Commissions and Councils

Legislative Notice

Legislation passed during the 2013 Session will affect some boards and commissions. Please note effective July 1, 2013:

  • HB1180 allows promulgation of rules to allow veterans credit for relevant military training and experience.
  • SB3 requires boards and commissions to report licensure and certification of a public university or technical institute completer to the Board of Regents, Board of Education, and Department of Labor and Regulation. The reporting requirements are still being developed.
  • SB117 allows for the expedited licensing of military spouses. You will notice this additional question on the reciprocity application.

Occupational & Professional Licensing Boards

South Dakota Abstracters' Board of Examiners

South Dakota Athletic Commission

South Dakota Board of Accountancy

South Dakota Board of Barber Examiners

South Dakota Board of Technical Professions

South Dakota Cosmetology Commission

South Dakota Electrical Commission

South Dakota Plumbing Commission

South Dakota Real Estate Commission

Find all occupational and professional licensing boards and commissions in South Dakota, including those not under the Department of Labor and Regulation.


South Dakota Human Rights Commission

Advisory Councils

South Dakota Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council

South Dakota Workers' Compensation Advisory Council


Public Deposit Protection Commission

South Dakota Appraiser Certification Program

South Dakota Department of Labor Employee Retirement Board

South Dakota Workforce Development Council

Related Sites

South Dakota Boards and Commissions Portal

Marcia Hultman, Secretary
123 W. Missouri Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501-4505
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184