ARRL Volunteer Examiner
Amateur Radio FCC Exam Registration

 Exam Locations:

Alcona County EMS/EOC Building
2600 East M-72
Harrisville, MI  48740

Located 6 Miles WEST of US-23 or 1/4 mile EAST of F-41 on the SOUTH side of M-72


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  • Please provide additional comments if you have a medical/hearing impairment requiring special testing arrangements



  • You will be notified via email confirming your registration

  • The current FCC Exam Fee is $15.00 - - Alcona County 4-H members are exempt from this fee

  •  NEW: $35 FCC Amateur Application Fees Effective April 19, 2022 The FCC released a Public Notice on March 23, 2022, stating that the amateur radio Application Fees, including those associated with Form 605 application filings, are effective April 19, 2022. The Federal Communications Commission's authority to impose and collect fees is mandated by Congress.

    The $35 Application Fee paid directly to the FCC, applies to ONLY NEW applications AND is in addition to the $15 Exam Fee collected at the time of the exam. The fee will be per application.

    Administrative updates, such as a change of name, mailing or email address, and modification applications to upgrade an amateur radio licensee’s operator class or to request a sequentially issued call sign, are exempt from fees.

  • Please address any questions concerning the above Fee information to the Alcona VE Team leader, Veryl Davis, KC8AHX on 989-724-6999 or email:

  • Bring photo identification to the exam, your original CSCE (if upgrading) and your Original License plus appropriate copies

  • Your full name MUST match your identification and MUST be your legal name - - NO Nick Names!

  • MUST have your FCC Registration Number (FRN) See: FCC Registration

  • Applicants are now required to provide an email address on their license application(s), which will trigger the electronic issuance of an official copy of their license(s) to the email provided upon application grant.  The FCC will no longer print, and Licensees will no longer be able to request, hard copy license authorizations sent by mail.

  • All Alcona ARRL VE Team members shown below are EXTRA Class Amateur Radio licensees. The following Amateur Extras are part-time Alcona ARRL VE's when available: Norm N8UHL, Craig K0JJM