Reciprocity

Pursuant to G.S. 87-50, the Board may grant licenses of the same or equivalent classification to electrical contractors licensed by other states without written examination.  The Board has entered into formal reciprocal licensing agreements with contractor licensing boards of several states whereby electrical contractors licensed by these other state boards may obtain a North Carolina electrical contracting license without written examinations. 

Following is information about the reciprocal agreements currently available.  Click on the state name for detailed information about eligibility and application packets.  You will need to have Adobe Acrobat installed on your pc to view and print the packets.

Complete this application if you are seeking to reciprocate your license from one of the following states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas or West Virginia.

Complete this application if you are seeking to reciprocate your license from one of the following states: Louisiana, Tennessee or Virginia.

Questions?

Tonya Lynch
Licensing & Reciprocity
Phone: (919) 733-9042 ext. 209
Fax: (800) 691-8399
tonyal@ncbeec.org