Wisconsin Licensing Overview for a Plumber
Licensing for a plumber in Wisconsin is controlled by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services, Division of Professional Credentialing Processing.
General Guidelines for a Plumber in Wisconsin
Specific requirements to perform plumbing 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 a recognized apprenticeship program. You must pass an exam. If you’re applying from out of state, you may require five years of experience under a journeyman plumber license.
• Master Plumber – You must have 1,000 hours of experience as a licensed Wisconsin journeyman plumber per year for at least three years. Or, you must have graduated from an accredited engineering university or college with an approved engineering curriculum related to engineering. You must pass an exam.
What’s the state licensing site for a plumber?
What are some training programs available for a plumber?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
License expires annually on March 31
What are fees associated with licensing?