North Carolina Business Law and Project Management

North Carolina Business Law

State Requirements and Application

Test Information


Permitted Work

North Carolina Business Law Complete Study Pack

This course is for the North Carolina Contractor Business and Law and Project Management exam.It contains everything you need to pass your exam including online prep course, reference book, printed book tabs, and a printed and bound study guide

North Carolina Business Law Prep Course

This review course is for the North Carolina Business and Law exam. The program consists of online presentations reviewing the reference book and includes practice exams and a home study guide. This course is INCLUDED in the full package

North Carolina

Business,Law & Project Management Book Only

NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law, and Project Management, North Carolina Edition. This book is for the North Carolina Business and Law Exam for State Contractor Licenses.

North Carolina 811 One Call Book

This book is for the North Carolina Business Law Exam. It contains all three portions as followed-

  • North Carolina Administrative Code, Title 15A, Chapter 4 Sedimentation Control
  • North Carolina General Statutes Chapter 113A, Article 4 Sedimentation Pollution Control Act of 1973

  • North Carolina 811 Excavation Guide, 2018

State Requirements & Application

* Licensure will be required for the practice of contracting in North Carolina.

* You must apply to the state before taking the North Carolina Business Law Exam.

* Application fees must be submitted with your application as well as a financial statement.

Board Contact Information:

North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors
5400 Creedmoor Road
Raleigh, NC 27612

Phone: 919.571.4183
Fax: 919.571.4703
Website: North Carolina Contractors Board


The application fee for an unlimited license is $125
The application fee for an intermediate license is $100
The application fee for an limited license is $75

To obtain a North Carolina contractor's license application go to North Carolina Application


Test Information

This test covers information in 8 subject areas. The questions are created from content in the North Carolina Business Law book shown below.

Candidate Information Bulletin: Click here to download the bulletin

Exam Information
Exam Fee $79
Number of Questions 40
Passing Score 70% or 28 Questions
Time Limit 90 Minutes

Subject Area Number of Questions
Erosion and Sedimentation Control 3
Licensing 21
Subcontractors Pay Requirements 3
Liens and Bonds 8
One Call 5


Permitted Work