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New Mexico – GB 98 Commercial Contractor

Pre-Approval is Required


An applicants qualifying agent must provide proof of required experience (2-4 years depending on classification) as well as pass the Business and Law and trade exam with a minimum score of 75%. 


 The applicant must submit a bond for $500 to $5,000 (depending on the anticipated dollar level of projects in the state), cash collateral or audited financial statement.  The applicant must also submit a certificate of competence. 


There is no application fee for this license, the exam fee is $269.06

A contractor under this classification is authorized to bid and contract for any of the buildings, structures or projects included in the classifications for GB-98.  One can Erect, alter, repair or demolish residential and commercial buildings, and certain structures, excluding those structures covered by the EE, GA, GF or MM classifications. Includes all work described by the GB-2 and GS specialty classifications.

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Required Books 

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Pre-Approval is Required

An applicants qualifying agent must provide proof of required experience (2-4 years depending on classification) as well as pass the Business and Law and trade exam with a minimum score of 75%. 

 The applicant must submit a bond for $500 to $5,000 (depending on the anticipated dollar level of projects in the state), cash collateral or audited financial statement.  The applicant must also submit a certificate of competence. 

There is no application fee for this license, the exam fee is $269.06

A contractor under this classification is authorized to bid and contract for any of the buildings, structures or projects included in the classifications for GB-98.  One can Erect, alter, repair or demolish residential and commercial buildings, and certain structures, excluding those structures covered by the EE, GA, GF or MM classifications. Includes all work described by the GB-2 and GS specialty classifications.

Applications for all types of contractors license are available from:
Contractors Licensing Service, Inc.
3211 Coors Blvd. SW, Suite D-4
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505)452-8311
www.rld.state.nm.us

To register for an exam, contact:

PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 East Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(800) 733-9267 phone
702.932.2666 fax
www.psiexams.com

Important Contacts

Virtually every aspect of commercial, residential, and public works construction is regulated at the state level in New Mexico. This includes general, mechanical,plumbing, electrical & gas construction work.

Applications for all types of contractors license are available from:
Contractors Licensing Service, Inc.
3211 Coors Blvd. SW, Suite D-4
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505)452-8311
To register for an exam, contact:

PSI Licensure: Certification
3210 East Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(800) 733-9267 phone
702.932.2666 fax
Please check with the State Licensing Board for Reciprocity information
Please check with the State Licensing Board for Continuing Education information.

American Contractors does not offer a seminar for the New Mexico GB 98 Commercial exam. We do however have a Practice Test CD that familiarizes students with the NASCLA Business and Project Management books with sample tests and answers. Please contact us at 800-992-1910 for more information.