North Carolina
State Board of Examiners of Plumbing, Heating and Fire Sprinkler Contractors


CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) INFORMATION

The COVID-19 Coronavirus is affecting the daily lives and business interests of everyone. The Board is monitoring conditions across the State and is taking appropriate actions. Beginning March 27th, the Board office will be closed to all visitors until further notice.

Please DO NOT use UPS, FedEx, or any other delivery service to send mail to the Board. Our office is not staffed and there is no one to accept the delivery. If you wish to expedite your letter or package delivery, you should use United States Postal Service (USPS) Priority Mail. The Post Office is holding our mail at the facility and our staff is picking it up every few days.

Please click on the links below to access the latest information:




Board Operations & Current Staffing


Disciplinary Education Schedule Revisions

Essential Businesses & Services -
Statewide Stay At Home Order


Examination Testing Center Information

Permits and Inspections

Plumbing Professionals -
Understanding Coronavirus Exposure




If you need to file a complaint against a licensed or unlicensed plumbing, heating, fuel piping or fire sprinkler contractor, please understand that the investigation process has been impacted by the current COVID-19 restrictions and may take slightly longer than it otherwise would. Click here to file a complaint.


Board Newsletter  -  Click here for the September 2020 Newsletter


Online License Renewal and Payment

(Only MasterCard and VISA accepted) 
Click Here to Log-in
Usernames and passwords are printed on the annual renewal notice that were mailed to all licensees during the last week of September, 2019.  If you do not receive a notice or have misplaced the information, please e-mail our Licensing Coordinator with your full name and license number. Click here to send e-mail




Board Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (except as noted below)


 2020 Holiday Schedule
January 1 New Year's Day
January 20 Martin Luther King Day
April 10 Good Friday
May 25 Memorial Day
July 3 Independence Day
September 7 Labor Day
November 11 Veterans Day
November 25 Office closes at 12:00 Noon
November 26 & 27 Thanksgiving
December 24, 25 & 28 Christmas
2020 Business Meeting Schedule

February 11 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
April 17 Virtual Meeting                     8:30 am
June 5 Embassy Suites                     8:30 am
5400 John Q. Hammons Drive
Concord, NC
August 18 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
October 15 Hampton Inn                         8:30 am
155 Sugarloaf Road
Hendersonville, NC
December 8 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
2020 Formal Hearing Schedule
January 14 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
February 10 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
March 10 & 11 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
April 16 Cancelled                              8:30 am
May 12 Board Office                           8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
June 4 Embassy Suites                      8:30 am
5400 John Q. Hammons Dr. NW
Concord, NC
July 14 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
August 17 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
September 8 & 9 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
October 16 Hampton Inn                         8:30 am
155 Sugarloaf Rd.
Hendersonville, NC
November 10 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC
December 7 Board Office                          8:30 am
1109 Dresser Ct.
Raleigh, NC

Disclaimer: The State Board of Examiners of Plumbing, Heating, and Fire Sprinkler Contractors (the Board) has made every effort to insure the accuracy of the information provided on its web site. However, due to the possibility of data entry errors, omissions, unauthorized modification of the data, transmission errors, HTML browser incompatibilities, changes made since the last update to the web site or other aspects of electronic communication that are beyond the Board's control, the Board does not guarantee the accuracy of the information provided on its web site and is not liable for reliance on this information.

Please contact the Board at 919-875-3612 if you have any questions concerning the information on this site, or if you need additional information.