Alabama Licensing Overview for a Plumber

Licensing for plumbers in Alabama is controlled by the Alabama Plumbers and Gas Fitters Examining Board.

General Guidelines for a Plumber in Alabama

Specific requirements to perform plumber services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for a plumber license?

• Journeyman Plumber – You must have two years of experience as an apprentice or must complete an apprentice training program approved by the board. You must pass an exam.

• Master Plumber – You must have one year of work experience as a journeyman plumber. You must pass an exam.

What’s the state licensing site for a plumber?

Alabama Plumbers and Gas Fitters Examining Board

What are some training programs available for a plumber?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

License expires annually

What are fees associated with licensing?