State Requirements & Application
*Any prime contractor or sub contractor working on projects where the cost of labor and materials is more than $50,000 is required to have the appropriate license.
*Applicants must submit verification of 3 years of experience and a financial statement.
*This license is for commercial work only. You will need a separate license for residential work. Alabama does require double license if you are doing Residential and Commercial work.
*Applicants must have a minimum net worth and working capital of $10,000 in order to qualify for the lowest bid limit classification.
A - Not to exceed $100,000
B - Not to exceed $250,000
C - Not to exceed $500,000
D - Not to exceed $1,000,000
E - Not to exceed $3,000,000
U - Unlimited.
Board Contact Information:
Alabama Licensing Board for General Contractors
2525 Fair Lane Drive
Montgomery, AL 36116
Website: Alabama Contractors Board
The application fee for a new prime Alabama contractor license is $300. The renewal fee is $200. The application fee for a subcontractor is $150. To obtain an Alabama contractor license application and other forms for Alabama go to Alabama Application