Nevada Licensing Overview for a Plumber

Licensing for a plumber in Nevada is controlled by the Nevada Board of Plumbing Examiners.

General Guidelines for a Plumber in Nevada

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 have completed four years in a state-registered, accredited apprenticeship program or have 8,000 hours of experience in plumbing. You must pass an exam.

• Master Plumber – You must have held a Nevada journeyman plumber license for at least one year or for 2,000 hours. You must pass an exam.

What’s the state licensing site for a plumber?

Nevada Board of Plumbing Examiners

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?

Renews annually

What are fees associated with licensing?