Electrical Contractor’s Registration Certificate

An Electrical Permit may only be issued to a person who is the holder of an Electrical Contractor’s Registration Certificate. This certificate may only be issued to a person or company who applies in writing and is the holder, or employs the holder, of a journeyman’s certificate of qualification in Electrical Construction. There are three classes of Electrical Contractors – Unrestricted, Restricted and Residential.


  1. A completed Application for Electrical Contractor Registration (269 KB)
  2. A copy of the individual’s valid Certificate of Qualification indicating expiry date, if applicable, and original date of issue.
  3. Fee (see below)


Statutes Regulations
Public Safety Act Electrical Regulations


  • $200.00 (H.S.T. not applicable) per Annum for one contractor registration.
    Additional registrations $60.00 (H.S.T. not applicable) per Annum.

Applications and Publications

Printed copies of applications and publications are available at the Government Service Centre regional and area offices.


Contact Location Telephone
Regional Support Supervisor Mount Pearl (709) 729-5392
Manager of Operations Harbour Grace (709) 945-3106
Regional Support Supervisor Clarenville (709) 466-4068
Regional Support Supervisor Gander (709) 256-1109
Manager of Operations Grand Falls-Windsor (709) 292-4218
Regional Support Supervisor Corner Brook (709) 637-2200
Manager of Operations Happy Valley-Goose Bay (709) 896-5428

Refer to the Government Service Centre locations page for additional contact information.

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