Utah General Contractor (NASCLA)

Utah General Contractor NASCLA

State Requirements and Application

Test Information


Permitted Work

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State Requirements & Application

* Proof of registration with the appropriate departments.
* Demonstrate financial responsibility.
* Obtain a certificate of general liability with a minimum coverage of $100,000 per incident and $300,000 in total coverage.
* Provide a certificate of Workers' Comp coverage or proof that the company does not have or intend to hire employees
* Provide an unemployment insurance registration number
* Provide a Utah State tax ID
* File an application with the Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing and pay appropriate fees
* Register with the Residence Lien Recovery Fund and pay assessment
* Must complete a 20 hour pre-licensure course - Utah Pre-License Course
* Must have at least two years of proven active experience in the past 10 years. One of those two years shall be in a supervisory or managerial position. A two or four degree in construction management may have one year of experience credited towards the supervisory or managerial experience requirement.
Utah Contractors Requirements

Board Contact Information:

Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing
P.O. Box 146741
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6741

Phone: 801.530.6628
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Utah Contractors License Board

Frequently Asked Questions: Utah FAQ

Fees: The application fee for a new B-100 license is $210. The fee for the Residence Lien Recovery Fund Registration is $195. To obtain a license application and other forms for Utah go to Utah Contractors Application


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
Safety 19
Site Construction
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



Utah has established reciprocity with Arizona, California, Louisiana, Nevada, and South Carolina.

NASCLA Trades Reciprocity: Arkansas, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands, West Virginia


Permitted Work

With this license you may bid on and build all types of buildings in UT. Residential and Commercial work permitted.