Test Information: This test covers information in 9 subject areas. The questions are created from content in the 14 book set shown below the following chart. Candidate Information Bulletin: Click here to download the bulletin.
Applicants must also pass a separate exam on Business Law and Project Management for Tennessee.
Tennessee has established reciprocity as follows - AL (BC-B, BC-A), AR (All licenses), GA (BC-B), LA (All licenses), MS (Unlimited), NC (BC-A, BC-B, BC-A,B), SC (All commercial licenses), NASCLA (BC-B). For more information visit
A commercial building contractor is authorized to bid on and contract for the construction, erection, alteration, repair or demolition of any building or structure for use and occupancy by the general public, including residential construction with more than four (4) units or greater than three (3) stories in height. In addiion, may perform any of the 34 building subcategories for "commercial". There is a monetary limit of $1,500,000 on all contracts with this license. This limited was increased in April 2017. http://www.tn.gov/assets/entities/commerce/attachments/ContClassificationOutlineWeb.pdf