Georgia Licensing Overview for a Plumber

Licensing for a plumber in Georgia is controlled by the Georgia Construction Industry Licensing Board.

General Guidelines for a Plumber in Georgia

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 show proof of three years of experience. You must pass an exam.

• Master Plumber – You must show proof of five years of experience, with at least two years experience as a journeyman plumber, plumbing contractor, plumbing foreman, plumbing superintendent or military plumber. You must pass an exam.

What’s the state licensing site for a plumber?

Georgia Construction Industry Licensing 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 yearly

What are fees associated with licensing?