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Information for Builders & Contractors

Builders and Contractors

Licensing & Insurance Requirements

All contractors are required to obtain and have proof of:

Contractor's Licensing involves:

  • Non-refundable fees (General: $250, Specialty: $100)
  • Annual Renewals pro-rated for mid-year filing
  • Non-Transferable clause, contracting work and performing tasks must be done by a licensed Contractor.

Revocation of Contractor's License will result when:

  • Employees conduct work without proper licensing or insurance
  • Contractor or employees action constitute misconduct or gross negligence
  • Any law or contractor regulation has been broken

Contractors Licensing Board will have information regarding any questions about licensing and insurance requirements. Electrical Licensing information is found at Kentucky Housing, Buildings & Construction.

Building Inspector responsibilities are governed by building code and the local ordinance. Inspections check methods and materials to secure completion of each phase of your building project.

Important Safety Issues

Customer Service

Building Permits
270-393-3615

Electrical Permits
270-393-3676

Address
707 E Main Ave
Bowling Green, KY 42101

Mailing
P.O. Box 430
Bowling Green, KY 42102

Hours
7:30am - 4:30pm (Mon-Fri)

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