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The Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors has reciprocity agreements/examination endorsement agreements with many states. These agreements may allow the contractor to receive credit for the trade exam if the equivalent classification is held in the reciprocal state once the reciprocity requirements have been met.


For more information and to see a list of our reciprocity/examination endorsement agreements click one of the links below:


Click HERE for out-of-state contractors seeking either to obtain a Louisiana contractor’s license using reciprocity from another state; or to add a classification/qualifying party to an existing Louisiana license using reciprocity.
Click HERE for currently licensed Louisiana contractors applying for a license in another state using reciprocity. This process requires a Verification of License.
Click HERE to view a map showing reciprocal states and their approved classification(s).




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