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North Carolina General Statutes
Chapter 87: Contractors.

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Article 1 - General Contractors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-1§ 87-1. "General contractor" defined; exceptions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-1.1§ 87-1.1. Exception for licensees under Article 2 or 4.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-1.2§ 87-1.2. Exception for specified Department of Transportation contractors.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-2§ 87-2. Licensing Board; organization.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-3§ 87-3. Members of Board to take oath.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-4§ 87-4. First meeting of Board; officers; secretary-treasurer and assistants.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-5§ 87-5. Seal of Board.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-6§ 87-6. Meetings; notice; quorum.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-7§ 87-7. Records of Board; disposition of funds.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-8§ 87-8. Records; roster of licensed contractors; report to Governor.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-9§ 87-9. Compliance with Federal Highway Act, etc.; contracts financed by federal road funds; contracts concerning water or waste water systems.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-9.1§ 87-9.1. Ownership of real property; equipment; liability insurance.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-10§ 87-10. Application for license; examination; certificate; renewal.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-10.1§ 87-10.1. Licensing of nonresidents.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-11§ 87-11. Revocation of license; charges of fraud, negligence, incompetency, etc.; hearing thereon; reissuance of certificate.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-12§ 87-12. Certificate evidence of license.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-13§ 87-13. Unauthorized practice of contracting; impersonating contractor; false certificate; giving false evidence to Board; penalties.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-13.1§ 87-13.1. Board may seek injunctive relief.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-14§ 87-14. Regulations as to issue of building permits.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15§ 87-15. Copy of Article included in specifications; bid not considered unless contractor licensed.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.1§ 87-15.1. Reciprocity of licensing.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.2§ 87-15.2. Public awareness program.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.3§ 87-15.3. Identity of complaining party confidential.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.4§ 87-15.4. Builder designations created.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 1A - Homeowners Recovery Fund. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.5§ 87-15.5. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.6§ 87-15.6. Homeowners Recovery Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.7§ 87-15.7. Fund administration.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.8§ 87-15.8. Application for reimbursement.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-15.9§ 87-15.9. Subrogation for reimbursement made.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2 - Plumbing and Heating Contractors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-16§ 87-16. Board of Examiners; appointment; term of office.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-17§ 87-17. Removal, qualifications and compensation of members; allowance for expenses.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-18§ 87-18. Organization meeting; officers; seal; rules; employment of personnel; acquire property.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-19§ 87-19. Regular and special meetings; quorum.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-20§ 87-20. Record of proceedings and register of applicants; reports.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-21§ 87-21. Definitions; contractors licensed by Board; examination; posting license, etc.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-22§ 87-22. License fee; expiration and renewal; reinstatement.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-22.1§ 87-22.1. Examination fees; funds disbursed upon warrant of chairman and secretary-treasurer.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-22.2§ 87-22.2. Licensing of nonresidents.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-23§ 87-23. Revocation or suspension of license for cause.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-24§ 87-24. Reissuance of revoked licenses; replacing lost or destroyed license.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-25§ 87-25. Violations made misdemeanor; employees of licensees excepted.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-25.1§ 87-25.1. Board may seek injunctive relief.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-26§ 87-26. Corporations; partnerships; persons doing business under trade name.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-27§ 87-27. License fees payable in advance; application of.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-27.1§ 87-27.1. Public awareness program.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 3 - Tile Contractors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-28 through 87-38§§ 87-28 through 87-38: Repealed by Session Laws 1977, c. 143.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 4 - Electrical Contractors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-39§ 87-39. Board of Examiners; appointment; terms; chairman; meetings; quorum; principal office; compensation; oath.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-40§ 87-40. Secretary-treasurer.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-41§ 87-41. Seal of Board.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-41.1§ 87-41.1. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-42§ 87-42. Duties and powers of Board.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-43§ 87-43. Electrical contracting defined; licenses.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-43.1§ 87-43.1. Exceptions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-43.2§ 87-43.2. Issuance of license.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-43.3§ 87-43.3. Classification of licenses.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-43.4§ 87-43.4. Residential dwelling license.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-44§ 87-44. Fees; license term.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-44.1§ 87-44.1. Continuing Education Courses Required.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-44.2§ 87-44.2. Licensing of nonresidents.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-45§ 87-45. Funds.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-46§ 87-46. Responsibility of licensee; nonliability of Board.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-47§ 87-47. Penalties imposed by Board; enforcement procedures.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-48§ 87-48. Penalty for violation of Article; powers of Board to enjoin violation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-49§ 87-49. No examination required of licensed contractors.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-50§ 87-50. Reciprocity.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-50.1§ 87-50.1. Public awareness program.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-51§ 87-51. Severability of provisions.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 5 - Refrigeration Contractors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-52§ 87-52. State Board of Refrigeration Contractors; appointment; term of office.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-53§ 87-53. Removal, qualifications and compensation of members; allowance for expenses.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-54§ 87-54. Organization meeting; officers; seal; rules.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-55§ 87-55. Regular and special meetings; quorum.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-56§ 87-56. Record of proceedings and register of applicants; reports.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-57§ 87-57. License required of persons, firms or corporations engaged in the refrigeration trade.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-58§ 87-58. Definitions; contractors licensed by Board; examinations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-59§ 87-59. Revocation or suspension of license for cause.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-60§ 87-60. Reissuance of revoked licenses; replacing lost or destroyed licenses.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-61§ 87-61. Violations made misdemeanor; employees of licensees excepted.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-61.1§ 87-61.1. Board may seek injunctive relief; retain counsel.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-62§ 87-62. Only one person in partnership or corporation need have license.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-63§ 87-63. License fees payable in advance; application of.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-63.1§ 87-63.1. Ownership of real property; equipment; liability insurance.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-64§ 87-64. Examination and license fees; annual renewal.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-64.1§ 87-64.1. Public awareness program.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 6 - Water Well Contractors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-65 through 87-82§§ 87-65 through 87-82: Repealed by Session Laws 1977, c. 712, s. 2.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 7 - North Carolina Well Construction Act. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-83§ 87-83. Short title.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-84§ 87-84. Findings and policy.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-85§ 87-85. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-86§ 87-86. Scope.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-87§ 87-87. Authority to adopt rules, regulations, and procedures.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-88§ 87-88. General standards and requirements.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-89§ 87-89. Existing installations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-90§ 87-90. Rights of investigation, entry, access and inspection.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-91§ 87-91. Notice of violation; remedial action order.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-92§ 87-92. Hearings; appeals.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-93§ 87-93: Repealed by Session Laws 1985, c. 728, s. 2.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-94§ 87-94. Civil penalties.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-95§ 87-95. Injunctive relief.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-96§ 87-96. Conflict with other laws.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-97§ 87-97. Permitting, inspection, and testing of private drinking water wells.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-97.1§ 87-97.1. Issuance of permit for irrigation water well.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-97.2§ 87-97.2. Issuance of permit for property within service area of a public water system.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98§ 87-98. Bernard Allen Memorial Emergency Drinking Water Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 7A - Well Contractors Certification. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.1§ 87-98.1. Title.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.2§ 87-98.2. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.3§ 87-98.3. Purpose.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.4§ 87-98.4. Well contractor certification required; exemptions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.5§ 87-98.5. Types of certification; sole certification.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.6§ 87-98.6. Well contractor qualifications and examination.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.7§ 87-98.7. Issuance and renewal of certificates; temporary certification; refusal to issue a certificate.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.8§ 87-98.8. Disciplinary actions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.9§ 87-98.9. Fees; Well Construction Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.10§ 87-98.10. Promotion of training.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.11§ 87-98.11. Responsibilities of well contractors.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.12§ 87-98.12. Education requirements.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.13§ 87-98.13. Injunctive relief.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-98.14§ 87-98.14. Reciprocity.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-99§ 87-99. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 8 - Underground Damage Prevention. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-100§ 87-100: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s. 1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-101§ 87-101: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-102§ 87-102: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-103§ 87-103: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-104§ 87-104: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-105§ 87-105: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-106§ 87-106: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-107§ 87-107: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-107.1§ 87-107.1: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-108§ 87-108: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s.1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-109§ 87-109: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s. 1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-110§ 87-110: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s. 1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-111§ 87-111: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s. 1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-112§ 87-112: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s. 1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-113§ 87-113: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s. 1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-114§ 87-114: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-407, s. 1, effective October 1, 2014.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 8A - Underground Utility Safety and Damage Prevention Act. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-115§ 87-115. Short title.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-116§ 87-116. Declaration of policy and purpose.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-117§ 87-117. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-118§ 87-118. Reserve to the State the power to regulate.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-119§ 87-119. Costs associated with compliance; effect of permit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-120§ 87-120. Notification Center; responsibilities.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-121§ 87-121. Facility operator responsibilities.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-122§ 87-122. Excavator responsibilities.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-123§ 87-123. Training.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-124§ 87-124. Exemptions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-125§ 87-125. Notice in case of emergency excavation or demolition.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-126§ 87-126. Notification required when damage is done.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-127§ 87-127. Design notices.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-128§ 87-128. Absence of facility location.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-129§ 87-129. Underground Damage Prevention Review Board; enforcement; civil penalties.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 87-130§ 87-130. Severability.[HTML] [RTF]

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