Rhode Island Painter License

• 18 April 2020

Rhode Island Licensing Overview for a Painter

Painter licensing in Rhode Island is controlled by the Rhode Island Contractors’ Registration and Licensing Board.

General Guidelines for a Painter in Rhode Island

Industry standards for painting 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?

General Liability insurance is needed with coverage of at least $500,000.  Workers’ Compensation is required if you have employees.

What’s the state licensing site for a painter?

Rhode Island Contractors’ Registration and Licensing Board

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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