How to get, keep, and renew a residential builder licence. Learn about registering a new home and home warranty insurance.
Builder licensing essentials
Are you a general contractor, developer or building envelope renovator seeking to construct a new home in B.C.? You must first become a licensed residential builder. Our step-by-step guide will show you how.
General contractor, developer or building envelope renovator—or a combination of the three: this decision is vital information on your residential builder licence.
Staying continuously licensed is key to maintaining your qualified status. Find out CPD how is integral to this, plus how qualified status applies to different company types.
If you’re a general contractor, developer or building envelope renovator who’s aiming to build or sell new homes in the 12 months after your licence expires, you must renew your licence.