Contractor Licence | Régie du bâtiment du Québec

Obtaining or Modifying your Contractor Licence

Important Notice

This page is being updated. Meanwhile, as the information currently online may not be complete, we invite you to consult the French version. Thank you for your understanding.

To obtain or modify an owner-builder licence, proceed as follows:

  • fill out one of the following forms, depending on your situation:
    • Application for a Contractor's Licence – Natural Perso
    • Demande d'une licence d'entrepreneur – Personne morale (in french only)
    • licence – (in only)
    Demande d'une licence d'entrepreneur – Société (in french only)
  • attach the required documents and payment of the fees indicated on the form
  • mail to the Régie du bâtiment du Québec
Under certain conditions and for an extra fee, your application can receive priority processing.
You can also present your application in person:
  • at the Régie’s service point in Montréal
  • at a Services Québec office or local employment centre where the services of the Régie are offered
Be sure to include the required payment with your application.      
Qualification Examinations
If the guarantor has to take qualification examinations, he or she will be contacted by the Régie as to the date, time and location where the examinations will be held.
If you wish to obtain an electrical contractor’s licence, contact the Corporation des maîtres électriciens du Québec.
If you wish to obtain a plumbing and heating contractor’s licence, contact the Corporation des maîtres mécaniciens en tuyauterie du Québec.

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