Mississippi General Contractor (Nascla)

Mississippi General Contractor NASCLA

State Requirements and Application

Test Information

Reciprocity

Permitted Work

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State Requirements & Application

Requirements:

* 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.

* A certificate of responsibility is also required for any contract involving the construction, reconstruction, repair or maintenance of fire protection systems on public projects over $5,000.00 and private projects over $10,000.00.

* Residential license holders are allowed to work on commercial projects provided the job does not exceed 7500 sq. ft.

* Certificate of Insurance, General Liability: $300,000 per occurrence, $600,000 aggregate.

Board Contact Information:

Mississippi State Board of Contractors
2679 Crane Ridge Dr. Suite, C
Jackson, MS 39216

Phone: 800.880.6161
Email: info@msboc.us
Website:
http://www.msboc.us

Frequently Asked Questions: Mississippi FAQ

Fees: The application fee for a new Mississippi contractor license is $200 for one classification plus $50 for each additional classification. To obtain a Mississippi general contractor license application and other forms for Mississippi go to Application


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Test Information

Test Information This test covers information in the 12 subject areas below. The questions are created from content in the 21 book set shown below the following chart.
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Exam Information
Exam Fee $106
Number of Questions 115
Passing Score 70% or 81 Questions
Time Limit 330 Minutes

Subject Area Number of Questions
Planning and Estimating 21
Financial and Project Management
21
Safety 19
Site Construction
15
Concrete 8
Masonry 3
Metals 5
Wood Foundations and Framing 5
Thermal Moisture Protection 4
Doors, Windows, and Glazing 5
Finishes 7
Specialty Equip. and Conveyance Systems 2

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Reciprocity

Mississippi has established reciprocity with Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, South Carolina and Tennessee. The NASCLA exam serves as your trades exam in Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands, West Virginia.

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Permitted Work

With this license you may bid on and build all types of buildings in MS.

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