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Oregon Limited Maintenance Specialty (LMS) Contractor License

The Limited Maintenance Specialty (LMS) Contractor License allows you to do the following work:

  • Connect replacement appliances to existing junction boxes
  • Replacement of ballast
  • Lamp holders
  • Lighting fixture equipment

The Limited Maintenance Specialty (LMS) Contractor License DOES NOT allow you to do the following work:

  • Make electrical installations involving:
    • Services
    • Feeders
    • Branch circuits
  • Work not included in the scope of the signing supervisor

How to Get the Limited Maintenance Specialty (LMS) Contractor’s License in Oregon?

  1. Fill out the Limited Maintenance Specialty (LMS) License Application Form
  2. Provide the company’s Construction Contractors Board number and expiration date:
    • According to OAR 918-030-0015, businesses registered with the Building Codes Division (BCD) and applying for a business license must show an active license with the Construction Contractors Board (CCB)
    • If the business/company is exempt from CCB licensure, the applicant must attach a letter with the application packet explaining the reason for the exemption
  3. Register the company’s name with Oregon’s Secretary of State
  4. Designate a Signing Supervisor:
  5. Submit a list of the business's employees
  6. Submit a complete packet including all the previous documents by mail or fax (do not email the application packet) to:
    Oregon Building Codes Division
    P.O. Box 14470
    Salem, OR 97309-0404
    Fax: 503-378-2322