North Carolina Fuel Distribution License

"Fuel Distribution Contractor" covers the construction, installation, alteration, maintenance, or repair of systems for distribution of petroleum fuels, petroleum distillates, natural gas, chemicals, and slurries through pipeline from one station to another. It includes all excavating, trenching, and backfilling in connection therewith. It covers the installation, replacement and removal of above ground and below ground fuel storage tanks.

How to Get the NC Fuel Distribution Contractor’s License?

  1. Complete the Application for License to Practice General Contracting (Fuel Distribution) in the State of North Carolina and submit it to the board.
  2. The Board’s staff will review applications for completeness and compliance with licensing requirements. This process can typically take up to 2 or 3 weeks.
  3. If corrections or more information is required, the Board’s staff will email you.
  4. When you meet all requirements you will be mailed an exam eligibility letter (this letter would state that you can take the exam).
  5. You must schedule and take the exam (required books and related classes are listed below).
  6. After passing the exam(s), the testing company will notify the board.
  7. Once the Board gives final approval, the license is granted and assigned a license number.

Fuel Distribution Contractor Course

Fuel Distribution Contractor Exam

Fuel Distribution Contractor Trade Exam

  • Testing Method: Computer-based; Semi-Open Book
  • Testing Company: PSI
  • Hours Allotted: 2h
  • Types of Questions: Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 60
  • Subjects Involved:
    • Excavation
    • Tank and Vaults
    • Piping. Pumps, and Controls
    • Troubleshooting and Maintenance
    • Safety and Fire Prevention
    • Leak Detection and Monitoring Systems
    • Erosion and Sedimentation Control
    • One Call
    • Laws and Regulations
    • Liens
    • Gas

Fuel Distribution Contractor Book Set

The book set includes all required references for the Fuel Distribution Contractor exam. Please keep in mind that although not all the books are allowed in the exam you will be tested on all the references. Orders placed before 2 PM are shipped the same day via UPS and a tracking number is emailed before 3 PM.

  • NORTH CAROLINA FUEL DISTRIBUTION - BOOK SET WITHOUT TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $1,410.95
  • NORTH CAROLINA FUEL DISTRIBUTION - BOOK SET WITH TABS INCLUDES ALL BOOKS FOR TRADE AND BUSINESS EXAMS

    Sales price: $1,510.95

Fuel Distribution Contractor Trade Books

Books Allowed in Testing

Books Not Allowed in Testing