Arkansas AR Electrical License Requirements and Electrician License Verification, Renewal and Application

The Arkansas State Board of Electrical Examiners are the ones who you must apply with to become a licensed Electrical Contractor or Journeyman Electrician in Arkansas. The Board of Electrical Examiners is responsible for the administration of Arkansas’ laws governing the licensing of electricians. The following classes of license are available: master electrician, journeyman electrician, residential master electrician, residential journeyman electrician, air conditioning electrician, and industrial maintenance electrician. The board is also responsible for registering electrical apprentices.(excerpt from The Arkansas State Board of Electrical Examiners official web site).


To find the requirements to pass their state exam, the cost of their electrical license, license exam and renewal fee, please contact them directly as it can vary from year to year. The codes and standards that currently are adopted by The Arkansas State Board of Electrical Examiners is the 2008 National Electrical Code.

State Board of Electrical Examiners
10421 West Markham
Little Rock, AR 72205

Click here for more information from The Arkansas State Board of Electrical Examiners.

Arkansas Electrical License Links:

Arkansas Electrician License Renewal

NFPA NEC: National Electrical Code 2008

Electrical Inspector Training

NFPA 70: 2014 National Electrical Code

Electrical Verificationiners Orders

NFPA Training, Conference and Expo

Arkansas Board of Electrical Verificationiners Laws and Regulations (pdf)

NFPA Source of Safety Information

Electrical Association

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