What does it take to get a contractor’s license in Virginia?

Contractors Institute Offers an 8-Hour Pre-License Course online at You can sign up and complete the course at any time!

Contractor Training Center has practice test questions, live classes and online classes for all NASCLA states, Including Virginia – check out their Virginia Page here!

How Do I get my Class A/B License In Virginia?

Answer: Take the Pre-License Course, then pass the Virginia and General portion (required for both Classes A and B) and pass the Advanced portion (required for Class A) of the Business Law Exam

Contractor Training Center offers live, in-person and live-streamed webinar classes as well as Online Pre-Recorded Courses to prepare you for the Class A/B Exams


How Do I get My Residential Building Contractor License in Virgina?


How do I get my Commercial Building Contractors CBC License in Virgina?


How Do I get my Highway Heavy License in Virgina?



Question: How do I register my construction company in Virginia? 

Register your Virginia Business With:

Virginia State Corporation Commission
1300 East Main Street – PO Box 1197
Richmond, VA 23218


(804) 371-9733


What forms do I need to register my new company in Virginia?

Register your Business in Virginia:                 

Forms   Tax Forms  


Question: How do I look up a company in Virginia or see if a company name is available to register?  

Answer: Use this link to see if your company name is available in Virginia Entity Search