Exactly where contractor license numbers can be searched varies by state, but most states have a licensing board that has search and verification options. For example, in California anyone can search the database of the Contractors State License Board to find the status of a particular license.Continue Reading
However, the state of Tennessee requires that consumers search a database that is a part of the Department of Commerce and Insurance. Users must first complete a CAPTCHA before being taken to the license search page.
The state of Arizona's contractor database is maintained by the Arizona Registrar of Contractors. Users can search by license number or name to determine license status.Learn more about Public Records