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Underground Utility Contractor

PRE-LICENSE APPLICATION


  1. All persons requesting a license must first fill out a Pre-License application.
  2. To be licensed under the "Grandfather" clause, you must attach a previous license issued by any R.I. city or town within the last five (5) years. "Grandfather" clause will end June 30, 2015.
  3. You will then be issued a "PENDING" license number to obtain your Twenty Thousand ($20,000) bond for Two (2) years, showing the Contractors' Registration and Licensing Board as holder.

LICENSE APPLICATION


Return to this Board ORIGINALS of:

  1. Completed and notarized license application;
  2. Signed and notarized affidavit;
  3. One Million ($1,000,000) Liability insurance certificate indicating R.I.C.R.L.B. as certificate holder;
  4. Twenty Thousand ($20,000) Bond for two (2) years, held by this Board;
  5. Certificate of corporation or LLC, if required;
  6. License fee of Two Hundred dollars($200.00);
  7. A onetime photo ID fee of Ten dollars($10.00);
  8. All persons residing out of state must also supply an Agent of Service; please use Agent of Service form;

ALL PAYMENTS TO THIS BOARD ARE TO BE BY CHECK, MONEY ORDER, OR BY CREDIT/ DEBIT CARD AT THE OFFICE. THIS DEPARTMENT DOES NOT EXCEPT CASH.

NOTE: THIS PAPER LICENSE WILL EXPIRE ON JULY 1, 2015 (THIS DATE WILL BE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 31, 2015 AND NEW TEMPORARY CERTIFICATES WILL BE ISSUED BY THE BOARD).

YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED BY THIS BOARD TO RETURN AND BE ISSUED A PHOTO ID LICENSE WHICH WILL BE GOOD FOR TWO (2) YEARS FROM ORIGINAL ISSUANCE DATE.

Persons who do not qualify for the “Grandfather” clause will need to fill out a pre-license application and pay a Fifty dollar ($50.00) fee and take a test; first test will be given on or before June 30, 2015.

View Underground Utility Contractors Licensing RI General Law 5-65.3

View Underground Utility License Emergency Rules & Regulations

 

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