Arizona Licensing Overview for an Electrician

Licensing for an electrician in Arizona is controlled by the Arizona State Registrar of Contractors.

General Guidelines for an Electrician in Arizona

Specific requirements to perform electrician 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 an electrician license?

• Journeyman License: Licensed at local level; no state licensing

• Electrical Contractor License: Licenses are issued to firms or individuals by the State Registrar of Contractors; must have 4 years of trade experience within the last 10 years and must pass a written exam to qualify.

What’s the state licensing site for an electrician?

Arizona State Registrar of Contractors

What are some training programs available for an electrician?

See schools and training programs.

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

Licenses must be renewed every two years

What are fees associated with licensing?