Minnesota Licensing Overview for a Plumber

Licensing for a plumber in Minnesota is controlled by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, Construction Codes and Licensing Division.

General Guidelines for a Plumber in Minnesota

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?

Plumber

General requirements for a plumber license?

•Plumber Journeyworker – You must show proof of at least 7,000 hours of experience with 2,000 hours in drain, waste and vent installation, 1,000 hours in fixture installation and 2,000 hours in water distribution installation. You must pass an exam.

•Plumber Master – You must show proof of 1,750 hours of experience. You must have a journeyworker license, plus 12 months experience. You must pass an exam.

What’s the state licensing site for a plumber?

Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, Construction Codes and Licensing Division

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?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

Location(s):

Minnesota