Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Contractors
Board for Contractors Regulations [18 VAC 50 ‑ 22]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Temporary Fee Reduction
Action 6214
General Information
Action Summary The Board for Contractors has adopted a temporary reduction in renewal and reinstatement fees for the following licenses: Firm Licenses - Class C Contractor, Class B Contractor, Class A Contractor, and Residential Building Energy Analyst Firm. Individual Licenses/Certifications - Tradesman License, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Fitter License, Natural Gas Fitter Provider License, Backflow Prevention Device Worker Certification, Elevator Mechanic Certification, Certified Accessibility Mechanic, Certified Automatic Fire Sprinkler Inspector, Water Well Systems Provider Certification, and Residential Building Energy Analyst License. The temporary fee reduction applies to renewal and reinstatement fees for licenses or certifications received on or before August 31, 2025.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 18 VAC 50-22 Board for Contractors Regulations Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  18 VAC 50 - 30 Individual License and Certification Regulations Amend Existing Regulation
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act, but falls within the Executive Branch and will be reviewed by the Governor's Office.
RIS Project Yes  [7500]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9973 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/01/2023.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cameron Parris  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-9183    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.