Indiana Licensing Overview for an Electrician

Licensing for an electrician in Indiana is controlled by the Indiana Department of Business and Neighborhood Services.

General Guidelines for an Electrician in Indiana

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: Some municipalities license journeymen; no state license

• Electrical Contractor License: Some municipalities license electrical contractors; no state license

What’s the state licensing site for an electrician?

Indianapolis, Allen County

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?

License expires every calendar year on January 1

What are fees associated with licensing?