Commercial Subcontractor Registration

Commercial subcontractor registration form.

$100.00 Filing Fee - NON-REFUNDABLE / NON-TRANSFERABLE

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT SUBCONTRACTOR REGISTRATION:

  1. A Registered Contractor is NOT a licensed contractor. It is a violation of the law for a Registered Contractor to perform a project for which a license is required.
  2. A Registered Contractor may work as a SUBCONTRACTOR to a properly LICENSED contractor.
  3. A Registered Contractor may not perform work as a Prime Contractor on a project for which a license is required.
  4. A Registered Contractor will have to renew their registration yearly.

Subcontractor Registration Instructions / Checklist
  • A completed application must be received, with the appropriate fee (all fees are non-refundable) before it can be considered. See below to complete online.
  1. ​$100.00 filing fee made payable to the Contractors Licensing Board. (Fees are NON-REFUNDABLE / NON-TRANSFERABLE)
  2. ** Note that by completing the Affidavit the applicant is certifying that they have the proper education, experience, training, skills and financial ability to perform the type of work for which it is registering.

    If the contractor is registering for a classification which requires an Arkansas trade license, registration, or certificate, a copy of that trade license, registration, or certification must be submitted.

  3. ​Fully executed $10,000.00 Contractor’s Bond. (NOTE: copies, faxes, or emails “NOT” accepted).
  4. ​If the applicant has employees: You must have Worker’s Compensation insurance coverage.
  5. The Contractors Bond must be submitted within 90 days.
  6. Please mail to:
  7. Arkansas Contractors LIcensing Board
    Attn: Pending Registration
    4100 Richards Rd.
    North Little Rock, AR 72117

Subcontractor Registration Application



Information on person to contact with any questions regarding this application request:


CLASSIFICATION:

By choosing a classification, the applicant certifies that it has the proper education, experience, training, skills and financial ability to perform the type of work for which it is registering. Classification(s) marked with ** require an Arkansas Trade License or Certification.

If any of the following specialty(s) are being requested, a copy of the Arkansas trade license/certificate is needed.

Please email to: contractors.licensing.board@arkansas.gov, fax to 501-372-2247 or mail to:

Arkansas Contractors Licensing Board
Attn: Pending Registration
4100 Richards Rd.
North Little Rock, AR 72117

  1. Asbestos​ (call 501-682-0718)
  2. Boiler Construction & Repair (call 501-682-4513)​
  3. Electrical (call 501-682-4549) ​​​​
  4. Elevators, Escalators, Dumbwaiters, Chairlifts (call 501-682-4530)
  5. Gas Fitter (call 501-661-2642)
  6. HVACR (call 501-682-9201)
  7. Landscaping w/Planting (call 501-225-1598)
  8. Lead Abatement (call 501-671-1472)
  9. Plumbing (call 501-661-2642)
  10. Refrigeration, Cold Storage (call 501-682-9201)
  11. Septic Tank Installation & Repair (call 501-661-2171)
  12. Sheet Metal, Ducts, Ventilation (call 501-682-9201)
  13. Signal or Burglar Alarms, Fire Detection & Monitoring Systems (call 501-618-8600)
  14. Sprinkler, Fire Protection (call 501-661-7903)
  15. Underground Storage Tanks (call 501-682-0993)
  16. Water Wells (call 501-682-3900)

Complete the following section for each person that holds an Arkansas trade license/certificate (if more than one attach information separately).


Corporation, LLC, Partnership, LP, LLP, or Sole Proprietorship Data

If a Sole Proprietorship:

If a Corporation:


APPLICANT INFORMATION

Note: For the purpose of the following questions, “You/Your” means, this organization, any officer, the qualifier of this company, you, or anyone who owns 10% or more of the entity.

Yes
No
Yes
No

Answering “yes” to any of the following questions will not automatically disqualify you for a subcontractor registration.

Yes
No
Yes
No

AFFIDAVIT
  • Further, that the contractor registering has the appropriate education, experience, training, skills and financial ability to perform the type of work for which it is registering.
  • All statements contained within this registration application, including attachments are true and correct.
  • Any agency of the State of Arkansas is authorized to release to the Contractors Licensing Board, or its representative, any information necessary to show proper compliance with A.C.A § 17-25- 101 et seq., or A.C.A. § 17-25-501 et seq., including the obtaining and reviewing of a criminal background check.
  • Understand that a Registered Contractor is NOT a LICENSED CONTRACTOR.

Criminal Background Information