Mailing/Location Address:

NC State Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors
3101 Industrial Drive, Suite 206
Raleigh, NC  27609

Telephone: 
(919) 733-9042

Fax: 
(800) 691-8399

Our Mission...

To protect the life, health and property of the public through examination of applicants, education of licensees and discipline of individuals to promote quality electrical contracting in accordance with NC General Statutes Chapter 87-Article 4.

Virginia

RECIPROCITY:  VIRGINIA

Pursuant to the reciprocal agreement between the Board and the Virginia Board for Contractors, licensees of the Virginia board are eligible to apply for and obtain a North Carolina electrical contracting license, and North Carolina licensees are eligible to apply to the Virginia Board and obtain a Virginia electrical contracting license in classifications as prescribed in the following table:

VIRGINIA LICENSEE ELIGIBLE FOR NORTH CAROLINA LICENSE
Class B Limited, Intermediate*
Class A Limited, Intermediate, Unlimited*
NORTH CAROLINA LICENSEE ELIGIBLE FOR VIRGINIA LICENSE
Intermediate Class A or Class B
Unlimited Class A or Class B

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*Virginia applicants:  Each qualified individual must also pass an examination on laws, rules and business practices applicable to Electrical Contracting in North Carolina (included in your application packet). 

North Carolina licensees will need to contact the Virginia Board for Contractors to request an application packet for Virginia license.  North Carolina licensees will be subject to the Virginia contractor “designated employee” licensing examination on business and law.

VIRGINIA CONTRACTORS BOARD
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Perimeter Center, Suite 400
9960 Mayland Drive
Richmond, VA  23233

804-367-8500

www.dpor.virginia.gov