Maine ME Electrical License Requirements and Electrician License Verification, Renewal and Application

The Maine Electrician’s Verificationining Board are the ones who you must apply with to become a licensed Electrical Contractor or Journeyman Electrician in Maine. The Electricians’ Verificationining Board was established to protect the public from hazards arising from the use of electricity for light, heat, power and other purposes through the regulation of electricians in Maine. The primary responsibility of the Board is to insure the competency of electricians through examination; to issue licenses to those qualified to hold the title of Master electrician, Journeyman electrician, Limited electrician, Apprentice electrician, Journeyman-in-training electrician or Helper electrician; to investigate complaints of noncompliance with or violations of the law and board rules; and to issue permits.(excerpt from The Maine Electrician’s Verificationining Board 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 Maine is the current National Electrical Code.

Maine Electrician’s Verificationining Board
35 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Click here to visit Maine Electrician’s Verificationining Board Official Website

Maine Electrical License Links:

How to apply for a license in Maine

NFPA NEC: National Electrical Code 2008

Apply to take an Verification in Maine

NFPA 70: 2014 National Electrical Code

Renew Online in Maine

NFPA Training, Conference and Expo

Maine Journeyman Electrician Information

NFPA Source of Safety Information

Maine Master Electrician Information

Electrical Association

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