Profession FAQ


The following are answers to some frequently asked questions received by the Department of Safety and Professional Services. These questions and answers are general in nature and are provided as a public service. Licensees and applicants with specific questions should refer to the Wisconsin statutes and administrative code provisions which govern their profession. In any instance in which an answer may differ from the provisions of the statutes and administrative code provisions, the latter will govern.

What is the Wisconsin peer review requirement?

Wis. Stat. 442.087(2) states that the Department may not renew a license of a firm unless, at least once every three years, the firm undergoes the peer review that is specified in the rules, and that is conducted by a person, approved by the examining board under the rules, who is not affiliated with the firm or members of the firm undergoing the review.