A contractors license is required in South Carolina (SC) for any commercial work that exceeds over $5,000 in value. Residential general work over $5,000 and residential specialty work over $200 also requires a state license. Candidates are required to pass two examinations: business and law and the trade. Applications for commercial licensure can be obtained by calling 1-803-896-4686 and for residential licensure by calling 1-803-896-4696. Examinations can be scheduled through PSI by calling 1-800-733-9267. Please select the license/examination that you are interested in.
To apply for a contractor license, contact:South Carolina Contractors Licensing BoardPost Office Box 11329Columbia, SC 292111-803-896-4686 Website
To apply for a residential license, contact:South Carolina Residential Builders CommissionPost Office Box 11329Columbia, SC 292111-803-896-4696 Website
To schedule your exam, contact:PSI3210 East TropicanaLas Vegas, NV 891211-800-733-9267 Website