Apply for a Contractors License - Exam Required
This section will provide information about the original exam application process. It will also help you understand the issuance requirements. Make sure to read through Step 1, as it provides critical information you should know before applying.
This step gives you information you should know before submitting an application.
This step helps you understand how to apply for the examination.
This step explains what experience qualifies for the contractor’s examination.
This section will help you understand the process if your application is returned for correction.
This step helps you understand the process when your exam application is approved.
This step will answer questions about how to get fingerprinted and about CSLB's criminal background review process.
This step provides Study Guides for preparing for your examination.
This step gives you information as to what you will need to submit to get your license issued.
This step explains how you check the status on your Application.
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- Becoming a Licensed Contractor Booklet
- Forms and Applications
- CSLB Processing Times
- Guides and Publications
- License Classifications
- Workers' Compensation Company Search