Minnesota MN Electrical License Requirements and Electrician License Verification, Renewal and Application

The Minnesota State Board of Electricity are the ones who you must apply with to become a licensed Electrical Contractor or Journeyman Electrician in Minnesota. The agency’s mission is to ensure Minnesota’s work and living environment are equitable, healthy and safe. The agency oversees the state’s apprenticeship, construction code and licensing, occupational safety and health, wage and hour standard, and workers’ compensation programs.(excerpt from The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry official website).


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 Minnesota State Board of Electricity is the 2008 National Electrical Code.

Minnesota State Board of Electricity
1821 University Avenue, Room S-128
St. Paul, MN 55104-2993


Click here to visit Minnesota State Board of Electricity Official Website

Minnesota Electrical License Links:

MN Electrical license exam application

NFPA NEC: National Electrical Code 2008

Download the license examination guide

NFPA 70: 2014 National Electrical Code

MN Online license renewal

NFPA Training, Conference and Expo

MN Electrical license renewal form

NFPA Source of Safety Information

Electrical Association

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