Is there a licensing system in place for general contractors?

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Posted by: from Moncton
5/29/2015 at 11:40:52 AM

Is there a licensing system in place for general contractors? And if so, where can I find it?

I'm doing research on general contractors in New Brunswick and the rest of Canada.


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Date/Time5/30/2015 at 10:57:04 PM

Hi Jason,

Google is your friend. Try "general contractor licensing new brunswick" for starters. The first page gave me all the sources I would need. Same would probably apply for all other provinces.

Good luck with it!

Jim Kuzma

Kettleby Handyman

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Andrea in Mercier
Date/Time6/1/2015 at 2:02:31 PM

Hi there,

I know that in Quebec, there is the RBQ (regie du batiment de Quebec) database to check for the competencies of each contractor /company.

And if you want to see if they are "registered" as a sole proprietor or "incorporated", in Quebec there is the CIDREQ (corporate registry) database:

I would think that there would be other similar sites for the other provinces.


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