Contractor, Gas Piping, Plumbing, and Sheetmetal

Licensing Authority

Municipality of Anchorage
Development Services Department
Building Safety Division
4700 Elmore Rd
Anchorage, AK, 99507
phone: 907.343.8211
fax: 907.249.7742
email: permitcounter@muni.org


Fees

Exam $75 every time the exam is taken
Certificate of qualification $360 (issued after passing the exam)
Biennial renewal $360


Requirements

A certificate of qualification is required in order to perform gas piping, plumbing, or sheetmetal work in the Municipality. Prior to taking the contractor exam, applicants must submit an application, the exam fee, and a notarized letter stating proof of the required number of hours of experience.

  • Gas Piping Contractor Exam: 8,000 hours needed $75.00 fee to take exam each time and $360.00 for card when pass.
  • Plumbing Contractor Exam: 12,000 hours needed $75.00 fee to take exam each time and $360.00 for card when pass.
  • Sheetmetal Contractor Exam: 12,000 hours needed $75.00 fee to take exam each time and $360.00 for card when pass.

Number of Licenses on December 31, 2014

Sheetmetal Contractor: 71
Plumbing Contractor: 143
Gas Piping Contractor: 7

Last updated April 2015.