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

State Board of Examiners


Click here for the November 2014 Newsletter


Monday                        January 19, 2015                Martin Luther King Day

License Renewal

All licenses that were not renewed for 2015 expired on December 31, 2014.


The license must be renewed in order to continue working after January 1, 2015.

Renewal notices were mailed to the address of record for all licensees on October 6th, and may be returned to our office with payment.
On January 7, 2015, expiration notices were mailed to the address of record for all licensees who had not yet renewed their license for 2015.

If you did not receive a renewal form, you may download one by clicking on Forms and selecting the appropriate form.

If you wish to renew online, please see below:

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 will be mailed to all licensees in early October.  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

Click Here for a step-by-step Online Renewal Tutorial in Adobe PDF format.

Periodic Review of Rules

In accordance with House Bill 74, passed in the 2013 session of the NC General Assembly, the Board has completed a review of its administrative rules. The results of this review are accessible by clicking here: Periodic Review of Rules 

A "public comment" as defined by G.S. 150B-21.3A(a)(5) is defined as a written comment that objects to the rule, in whole or in part. Comments must address the content of the rule to be considered by the Rules Review Commission.  All comments received by the Board will be submitted to the Rules Review Commission for consideration.
Any written comments should be sent to the attention of Dale Dawson at the following address: State Board of Examiners of Plumbing, Heating and Fuel Piping Contractors, 1109 Dresser Court, Raleigh, NC 27609-7302, or via e-mail at Comments must be received by February 10, 2015.


2015 Business Meeting Schedule
February 10 June 9 October 16*
April 17* August 11 December 15
* April 25:        New Bern, NC

* October 17:   Hendersonville, NC
2015 Formal Hearing Schedule
January 13 May 12September 8
February 9 June 8October 15*
March 10July 14 November 10
April 16* August 10 December 14
* April 16:        New Bern, NC

* October 15:   Hendersonville, NC
All Business Meetings and Formal Hearings are held at the Board's office unless denoted by an asterisk (*).

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.