Oregon Contractor License

Oregon State Contractor Licensing

Alarm, Fire, Electrical, and General Contracting License

Are you looking for the requirements for a license in Oregon? Are you interested in obtaining a contractor’s license in the State of Oregon? Will you need help with the Oregon reciprocity procedures? Does your business need a qualified listed agent? Do you need help forming a corporation, LLC, or partnership? Does your business in Oregon need a surety bond?

NCL offers contractor licensing application assistance in Electrical, Burglar Alarm, and Construction license classifications. We offer over 25 years in the Electrical and Construction Licensing Industry. NCL has the knowledge, resources, and expertise to help get you licensed.

NCL can assist you with the following licensing classifications:

  • General Contractor
  • Electrical
  • Fire
  • Limited Energy
  • Alarm
  • All Construction related licenses

Building Codes Division

Individual and Business licenses are regulated by Oregon.


This license allows the holder to install, alter, or repair boilers, pressure vessels, and pressure piping. No ASME code welding is permitted.

Boiler Welder

A welder must be certified under the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section IX part QW to work on boilers, pressure vessels or pressure piping.


Electrical – General Supervising Electrician

Design, plan, and lay out work and sign all permits. The only individual authorized to direct, supervise, or control the installation or alteration of an electrical service.

Electrical – General Journeyman Electrician

Make any electrical installation under the supervision, direction, and control of a general supervising electrician, unless doing work that requires the direction of a limited supervising electrician or doing work requiring no supervision.

Electrical – Limited Journeyman Manufacturing Plant Electrician

A manufacturing plant electrician is licensed to design, plan, and lay out work, sign all permits, and direct, supervise, or control the installation, maintenance, replacement, and repair of electrical wiring and electrical products on or in an existing operable plant.

Electrical – Limited Maintenance Electrician

LMEs are authorized to repair and maintain existing electrical installations on or in an existing operable plant, commercial building, or institution. They must have completed an approved apprenticeship in Oregon.



  • Journeyman
  • Water Treatment Installer
  • Residential Water Heater Installer
  • Solar Heating and Cooling Installer

Licensing Boards
Construction Contractors Board
Department of Transportation
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Consumer and Business Services
Department of Administrative Services
Department of Human Services – Lead Poisoning
Department of Human Services – Clandestine Drug Lab Cleanup Program