Requirements to Obtaining your License
Work that can be Done Under this License
"Journeyman plumber" means any person other than a master plumber or apprentice plumber who installs, alters, repairs and renovates plumbing in accordance with standards, rules and regulations established by the board and who works under the supervision of a master plumber.
"Master plumber" means a person licensed pursuant to this amendatory and supplementary act who has the qualifications, training, experience and technical knowledge necessary to properly plan, lay out, install and repair plumbing apparatus and equipment and to supervise others in the performance of such work in accordance with standards, rules and regulations established by the State board.
Applying to get your License
$100 initial application fee and 3-year renewal fee of $150.
Department of Law & Public Safety
Board of Examiners of Master Plumbers
PO Box 45006
Newark, NJ 07101
None at this time.
5 hours every biennial renewal period.
Books and References for the Exam
These books are available for purchase from our online contractor’s bookstore or by calling our office at 1-800-952-0910.
The following references are not allowed in the testing center. The Trade Exam is based on these references.
The following reference IS allowed in the testing center. The Business and Law Exam is based on this reference.