Arizona Registrar of Contractors

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Attention ROC Customers

AZ ROC Offices Closed on Thursday, November 26, 2015 – In Observance of Thanksgiving Day, the Flagstaff, Phoenix and Tucson Offices of the Arizona Registrar of Contractors will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26th. We will reopen to again serve the public on Friday, Nov. 27th at 8:00 am. Thank you.

ATTENTION LICENSE APPLICANTS: Enterprise Advantage, the company the Arizona Registrar of Contractors uses to complete background checks, will undergo system maintenance between Thurs., Dec. 10 at 8:00pm ET – Mon., Dec. 14 at 6:00am ET. Due to this, neither AZ ROC nor applicants will be able to submit new background check orders, check existing orders or review candidate information during this time. If you are planning to apply for a license, please understand any possible delay this may cause in the processing of your background check and application, in general. If you have any questions, please call 1-877-692-9762 (1-877-MY-AZROC).

The Registrar of Contractors is accepting public comment on a proposed rule change increasing the permitted work allowed for the B-2 General Small Commercial Contractor license classification to not exceed $2,000,000. Please submit written comments to: ATTN: Jim Knupp, Arizona Registrar of Contractors, 1700 W Washington Street, Suite 105, Phoenix, AZ 85007-2812. To read the proposed rule amendment, please click here.

Need to reach AZ ROC in general? Send all correspondence to: Arizona Registrar of Contractors, 1700 W Washington Street, Suite 105, Phoenix, AZ 85007-2812. If you have any questions, please call 1-877-692-9762 (1-877-MY-AZROC).

Examination FAQ

Examination FAQ

  1. What examination(s) am I required to take and pass?

    All Candidates are required to take and pass a Business Management Examination. Some license classifications also require passing a trade exam. Refer to form License Classification Requirements RC-L-206B for details on License Classification testing requirements.

  2. What does the examination consist of?

    There are two parts to the examination. All qualifying parties must pass the business management examination. In addition, the qualifying party must, if required, pass a second test covering the specific trade for which you are applying.

    The business management test contains questions on state and federal laws and questions on the management of construction projects and business and financial management.

    Information on individual trade exams may be found at or by calling (800)733-9267.

  3. How do I register to take the examination for a contractor's license or find answers to other frequently asked questions?

    The PSI Candidate Information Bulletin (PDF) contains (1) instructions to register for exams, and (2) answers to commonly asked questions.

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