When do I need a Mississippi Residential License?
You will need to be licensed if you are performing residential remodeling or roofing that exceeds $10,000, or any residential building exceeding $50,000.
When do I need a Mississippi Commercial License?
All commercial projects over $50,000. require a certification of responsibility. Also any contract involving the construction, repair or maintenance of fire protection systems on public projects over $5,000. and private projects over $10,000 require a certification of responsibility.
I am a licensed residential contractor, can I do any commercial work or do I need a commercial license?
Residential license holders are permitted to work on commercial projects provided the job does not exceed 7500 sq. ft.
Are there any financial requirements or minimum net worth to be licensed?
A net worth of at least $50,000 is required for all major classifications.
Is my license reciprocal?
Yes, Mississippi offers reciprocation in Alabama, Louisiana, Tennessee and South Carolina.