Before The Exam For An Original License:
School Tuition= $495 ($295 for a C-61 – No Trade Test Required)
NOTE: THE TUITION INCREASES TO $595 EFFECTIVE 10/1/2018
State Application Fee = $330
Fingerprinting = $70 (approximately)
After The Exam For An Original License:
State License Fee (2 Years) = $200
*Bond = $140 for a 1-year bond Click here for our Bonding division
*Rates do not apply to C-39 (Roofing) or C-53 (Swimming Pool) contractors bonds.
Call (800)544-9849 for rates.
Before The Exam When Adding A Classification To An Existing License:
School Tuition= $225
State Application Fee = $150
Fingerprinting = $70 (approximately) If You Have Not Already Been Fingerprinted For The CSLB
There Are No Fees After the Exam. An Additional Bond Is Not Required For Any Additional Classifications And The CSLB Renewal Fee Does Not Go Up. The Rate You Pay For Your Bond May Be Affected Depending On The Classification Being Added.