Residential Contractor Exams


The Waterloo Building Inspection Department offers Residential Contractor Exams for those who want to become a licensed residential contractor with the City of Waterloo.

Exams will be given for one week each month during business hours. Two applicants per day will be scheduled. Exam time is 1:30 pm on your designated day. The exam will be given at the Building Department located on the second floor of City Hall.

Designated exam weeks for 2019 are as follows:

  • • January 7-11
  • February 4-8
  • March 4-8
  • April 8-12
  • May 6-10
  • June 3-7
  • July 8-12
  • August 5-9
  • September 9-13
  • October 7-11
  • November 4-8
  • December 9-13

Select a day of the week that best suits your schedule on the application which can be accessed by clicking the link below.
Applications along with the $50 registration fee must be received one week prior to your exam date.

Residential Contractor Exam Resources:
Procedure for Licensed Residential Contractor (pdf)
Residential Contractor Exam Application (pdf)