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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Electrical / Mechanical Contractor

Class "E" Electrical Helper's (Trainee) License

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In order to ensure public safety through compliance with the International Construction Code (ICC) as adopted by the City of New Orleans as well as all other related state and parish regulations, electricians performing work within the City of New Orleans are required to obtain and renew annually an Electrical License from the City. Class E Electrician Trainees' ($30) Licenses.

Duration: Valid for 5 years, but must be renewed every year on or before birthday


  • Class E Electrician Trainee $30.00 annual
  • A delinquent fee of $5.00 per month will be assessed for late renewal (considered to be late 1st business day after birthday)

Required documents/steps

  • A letter from Local Union or Employer on company letterhead addressed to the Chief Electrical Inspector requesting Helper’s License with the following:
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Complete the respective Electrical License Application
  • Present two current passport size photos
  • Copy of Driver’s License or State Identification and copy of previous license card upon renewal.

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Last updated: 11/6/2013 12:03:35 PM

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