Pocatello General Contractor Licenses

Contractor Licenses (effective October 1, 2023)

The City of Pocatello offers various contractor licenses as listed below. For a full description of the licenses and their fees and requirements, please access our Construction Trade Fees (PDF).

Contractor License Fee Requirements
Building Class A-1 $150.00 $1 Million Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$50,000 License and Permit Bond
Building Class A-2 $100.00 $500,000 Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$25,000 License and Permit Bond
Building Class B $50.00 $300,000 Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$10,000 License and Permit Bond
House Mover $50.00 $1 Million Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$10,000 License and Permit Bond
Excavator $50.00
$500,000 Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$10,000 License and Permit Bond
Sign Contractor $50.00 $500,000 Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$10,000 License and Permit Bond
Electrical Contractor** N/A $500,000 Liability Combined single Limit Insurance*
$10,000 License and Permit Bond
Electrical Journeyman** N/A N/A
Electrical Apprentice** N/A N/A
Mechanical Contractor** N/A $500,000 Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$10,000 License and Bond Permit
Mechanical Journeyman** N/A N/A
Mechanical Apprentice** N/A N/A
Plumbing Contractor** N/A $500,000 Liability Combined Single Limit Insurance*
$10,000 License and Bond Permit
Plumbing Journeyman** N/A N/A
Plumbing Apprentice** N/A N/A

*The City of Pocatello is to be named as an additional insured.
**Requires a copy of State of Idaho license.