Michigan Licensing Overview for a General Contractor
Licensing for a general contractor in Michigan is controlled by the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.
General Guidelines for a General Contractor in Michigan
Specific requirements to perform general contractor 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 general contractor license?
General contractors in Michigan need to obtain a Residential Builders License or a Maintenance & Alterations Contractors License in order to work on projects that include repair, construction, alterations, or upgrades residential buildings or mixed-use buildings.
You also need to:
• Take a 60-hour licensure course, and pass an exam.
What’s the state licensing site for a general contractor?
What are some training programs available for a general contractor?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
Renews May 31
What are fees associated with licensing?