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Division of Master and Journeyman Plumbers - 2022 Exam Dates 

Board Application Deadline

Board Meeting Dates

AMP Registration Deadline  Examination Dates
December 29, 2021 January 26, 2022 February 21, 2022 April 4 - 16, 2022
April 19, 2022 May 25, 2022 June 20, 2022 August 1 - 13, 2022
TBD TBD TBD December 5 - 17, 2022


How to Get your Georgia Plumbing License

PHCC OF GA strives to provide the most valid, current, correct information. We update as soon as new changes or information becomes available.

Do I need a plumbing license to work in Georgia?

According to Georgia Code 43-14-8, any individual engaging in the business of plumbing must have a Master Plumbing License. A Journeyman license is required of persons, other than Master Plumbers, who install, maintain, alter or repair plumbing fixtures and systems under the direction of a Master Plumber.

How can I obtain a state license?

To obtain a state license as an plumbing contractor, you must:

  1. submit a completed application and non-refundable fee with documentation of the required experience and other qualifications and reference information,
    2. submit a completed examination scheduling form with fee, and
    3. pass the examination.

For a description of the licensing requirements, see Board Rule 121-2-02.

Plumbing License Board Forms

Professional Licensing Board
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA
(478) 207-2440

Hey! Need help with preparing for the exam?

PHCC Of Georgia is approved to conduct Plumbing Review Courses for persons taking a plumbing license exam in the state of Georgia.

How do I keep my license current?

You must apply for renewal prior to the expiration date. A renewal email reminder is sent to all current licensees approximately 8 weeks prior to renewal. The renewal fee for a two-year period is $75.00, To qualify for renewal, plumbing contractors must have completed continuing education. See board rule 121-4-.06 for complete details.

How do I complete continuing education?

See Board Rule 121-4-.06 for the requirements for continuing education. Persons holding a conditioned air contractor license license must complete at least 4 hours per year of instruction related to their profession. Courses must be conducted by a college, vocational-technical school, or trade association. Conditioned air contractors may also complete courses conducted by a utility or equipment manufacturer.

To see classes available from PHCC OF GA click HERE

Does Georgia have reciprocity with other states?
Georgia does not reciprocity of the plumbing license with any other states.

How do I obtain a state medical gas piping certification?

To obtain a state medical gas certification you must submit a completed application documenting completion of an approved training program and listing a current valid Georgia journeyman or master plumber license. The board rule related to Med gas piping can be found here. The application can be found here. There is no charge for this certification