Kentucky Licensing Overview for a Painter

Licensing for painters in Kentucky is controlled by the Kentucky Department of Housing, Buildings & Construction.

General Guidelines for a Painter in Kentucky

Specific requirements to perform painter services can generally be used as a guideline, but be sure to check your local rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Painter

General requirements for a painter license?

Painters do not need a license or registration at the state level, however, you might be required to register and get a license at a local level, so make sure to check with your city or county’s requirements before you start working.

What’s the state licensing site for a painter?

Kentucky Department of Housing, Buildings & Construction

What are some training programs available for a painter?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.