Thursday, June 13, 2024

North Carolina Physical Therapy Practice Act

PT Practice Act, revised 10-01-19  

(The official NC Physical Therapy Practice Act can be found on the NC General Assembly website at

Board Rules

NC PT Board Rules, effective 09-01-21:  

(The official NC PT Board Rules can be found on the NC Office of Administrative Hearings website at

Physical Therapy Licensure Compact - Rules

PT Compact Commission Rules, effective 10-25-20  

Pursuant to Section 9.D. of the PT Licensure Compact, the Compact Commission and member states must post notice of proposed rulemaking at least 30 days in advance of a vote to adopt.

Other North Carolina General Statutes and Rules that Govern Physical Therapy

N.C.G.S. § 143B-964. Criminal history record checks of applicants for licensure as physical therapists or physical therapist assistants

Public Notice Statement under Employee Fair Classification Act

  Required by N.C.G.S. § 143-788(5) - Posted 06-27-2023