Residential Bldg. Committee
About the Louisiana
The Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors (LSLBC) was created in 1956 by Act 233 of the Legislature RS 37:2150-2192. The mission and purpose of this agency is the protection of the general public from incompetent and fraudulent acts of a contractor while promoting the integrity of the construction industry.
LSLBC licenses and regulates all commercial, industrial, and residential contractors doing work in the state of Louisiana. A fifteen member Board of construction industry professionals appointed by the Governor govern this agency, and a 5 member subcommittee of the residential building industry appointed by the Governor oversee the residentail licensing and enforcement section.
there are 19362 licensed commercial
contractors, 3317 licensed residential contractors, 1566 registered home improvement
contractors and 190 certified mold remediation
certificate holders in