Louisiana state board for contractors (LSLBC)

What is the Louisiana State Board for Contractors?

The Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors (LSLBC) was created in 1956 by Act 233 of the Legislature (La. R.S. 37:2150-2192).  The mission and purpose of this agency is the protection of the general public from incompetent and fraudulent acts of a contractor while promoting the integrity of the construction industry.   The State Licensing Board for Contractors consists of fifteen (15) Commercial members appointed by the Governor representing all segments of the contracting industry, and five (5) Residential Subcommittee members. 

What You Need to Know:

  • LSBC tests are timed.
  • Request for special accommodations for testing must be submitted to Disability Services two weeks prior to testing.
  • You need to arrive 15 minutes prior to the exam.
  • If you are more than 15 minutes late, it is the Testing Center’s discretion to allow you to test.

What You Need to Bring:

  • Your photo ID (driver’s license, passport, etc.)
  • Your Registration Confirmation from your LSLBC Interactive Web Portal

Scheduling an lsbc exam:

All exam scheduling is done through the LSLBC Interactive Portal

How to prepare for an exam:

  • Get a good night’s rest prior to the exam
  • Eat a nutritious meal prior to testing

Additional Online Resources

  • Visit: The FAQs for a list of frequently asked questions regarding LA State Licensing Board for Contractors.

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