A List of Participating NASCLA State Agencies
State Contractor Licensing Agencies Administering the NASCLA Accredited Examination for Commercial General Building Contractors
Note: Administering state agencies are also considered to be accepting state agencies as they both offer the examination for candidates and accept the examination in lieu of their state-specific trade portion. Some of the states below offer an either/or option for candidates regarding their state-specific trade examination or utilizing the NASCLA Accredited Examination.
Phone: (602) 542-1525
Fax: (602) 542-1599
As of November 1, 2017, Arizona began administering this examination as an option in lieu of the state-specific trade examinations for the B-1 and B-2 General Commercial Contracting Classifications.
Phone: (501) 372-4661
Fax: (501) 372-2247
Administering the examination in lieu of candidate providing appropriate experience on application.
Additional State Contractor Licensing Agencies Accepting the NASCLA Accredited Examination for Commercial General Building Contractors
Phone: (850) 487-1395
Fax: (850) 488-8040
As of March 1, 2019
Accepting the Accredited Examination in lieu of the Florida Trade Examination. A Florida Business/Finance portion and Florida Building Code portion are still required.
Post Office Box 17187
Raleigh, North Carolina 27619
Phone: (919) 571-4183
Fax: (919) 571-4703
Accepted for both the Commercial Building Construction and the Residential Building Contractor Classifications
Phone: (803) 896-8307
Fax: (803) 896-4814
Please note, this Commission has reciprocity with the South Carolina Contractors Licensing Board.
Post Office Box 146741
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114
Phone: (866) 275-3675
Fax: (801) 530-6511
**As of May 2019, Utah no longer requires trade exams, but will accept the NASCLA Accredited Examination for Commercial General Building Contractors to satisfy the 2 year experience requirements for general contractors.
Phone: (804) 367-8511
Fax: (804) 527-4401
As of January 1, 2016 (Comparable to the Commercial Building Classification)
Phone: (304) 558-7890
Fax: (304) 558-5174
As of September 1, 2013
Please note, the Board will not accept examination scores or transcripts prior to September 1, 2013.