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Contractor Licensing

Licenses and applications for contractors, tradesmen, and apprentices are available on-line or through the Public Improvements office located in City Hall, 200 E 9th Ave, 620-221-5520. The office is open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

General Construction 

  • Includes: General Contractor, Building Contractor, Residential Contractor, Landlord Contractor, and Limited Contractor
  • Roofing Contractor ( Current copy of State Roofing Certificate required for licensure)
  • Requires proof of Commercial General Liability Insurance:
    • General and Building with minimum limits of $1,000,000 Personal Injury / $2,000,000 Aggregate 
    • Residential, Landlord and Limited with minimum limits of $500,000 Personal Injury / $1,000,000 Aggregate
  • Requires Certificate of Workers Compensation Insurance or signed KS Workers Compensation Waiver
  • Requires License/Permit Bond: $5,000 coverage payable to the City of Winfield
  • Requires proof of a minimum score of 75% on the PROMETRIC (formerly Experior, Block & Assoc) or ICC standard examinations
  • On-line General Construction License Application
  • Tree Trimming Contractor
Information about testing: International Code CouncilPROMETRIC

Application for testing

Building Trades

  • Includes: Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Contractors
  • Requires proof of Commercial General Liability Insurance: Minimum limits of $500,000 Personal Injury and $1,000,000 Aggregate
  • Requires Certificate of Workers Compensation Insurance or signed KS Workers Compensation Waiver
  • Requires License/Permit Bond: $5,000 coverage payable to the City of Winfield in original form, signed with seal
  • Requires Proof of a minimum score of 75% on the PROMETRIC (formerly Experior, Block & Assoc)  or ICC standard examinations
  • Building Trades License Application
Information about testing: International Code CouncilPROMETRIC

Application for testing

Renewals

General Construction Contractor Licenses expire on August 31st of each year. 

  • On-line General Construction License Renewal Application
Building Trades Licenses expire on December 31st of each year. Licenses may be renewed for the following calendar year from December 1 through January 31, thereafter, a reinstatement fee is assessed. Building Trades applicants are required to provide proof of Continuing Education in order to obtain a license. All persons receiving a license must obtain not less than twelve (12) hours biennially or six (6) hours annually of continuing education pursuant to Kansas State Statute.

  • On-line Building Trades License Renewal Application