Requirements to Obtaining your License
Work that can be Done Under this License
An electrical contractor in California places, installs, erects or connects any electrical wires, fixtures, appliances, apparatus, raceways, conduits, solar photovoltaic cells or any part thereof, which generate, transmit, transform or utilize electrical energy in any form or for any purpose.
Applying to get your License
The exam fee is included with the $300 application fee. The initial license fee for two years is an additional $180. An application for licensure can be obtained from the California Contractors State License Board by calling 1-800-321-2752.
Limited agreements with Arizona, Utah, and Nevada.
Continuing Education32 Hours of continuing education are required per renewal. We are state approved to offer this online. Please call 800-952-0910 for details.
Books and References for the Exam
All exams in California are closed book.