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How to Become a California Contractor

The process for becoming a licensed California contractor involves a number of steps. In general, you must:

The entire process is fairly involved and can be somewhat expensive. For a slightly longer overview, please refer to Building Your Career as a Licensed Contractor (Spanish).

For a more thorough overview, please check out this publication: Blueprint for Becoming a California Licensed Contractor.

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