Louisiana Painter License

• 18 April 2020

Louisiana Licensing Overview for a Painter

Painter licensing in Louisiana is overseen by the Louisiana State Licensing Board Contractor.

General Guidelines for a Painter in Louisiana

Specific requirements to perform painter services can generally be used as a guideline, but check with your locality’s rules and regulations as well.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for a painter license?

• Provide information about your work experience.
• Provide a financial statement for the last 12 months signed by a certified public accountant.
• Pass a business and law exam.
• Provide proof of General Liability insurance.
• rovide proof of Workers’ Compensation insurance (if you have employees).

What’s the state licensing site for a painter?

Louisiana State Licensing Board Contractor

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.

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