Montana Licensing Overview for a General Contractor

Licensing for a general contractor in Montana is controlled by the Montana Department of Labor & Industry.

General Guidelines for a General Contractor in Montana

Specific requirements to perform general contracting 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?

Licensing is not required in Montana, but if you have employees, you are required to register with the Department of Labor and Industry and provide proof of Workers Compensation insurance.

What’s the state licensing site for a general contractor?

Montana Department of Labor & Industry

What are some training programs available for a general contractor?

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.