To protect public health and groundwater.
Any entity or individual engaged in water well construction, geothermal well or bore hole construction, or decommissioning. Water well construction means any method, procedure or operation to obtain water from a well, including drilling, digging, well development (including hydro-fracturing or other methods), for any purpose or use. Business entities are required to register with the Department of State.
Application for Water Well Contractor License
License application fee: $25
Examination fee for each license category: $10
There is an annual license fee based on the type of equipment (license category) used for well installation according to We 100-1000 Water Well Board Rules (see We 301.02 Fees). When a contractor owns different types of equipment, the fee is the highest applicable fee as follows:
|Cable Tool Drill||$150|
|Wash and Point Well||$150|
Six to 10 weeks.
One year from July 1 to June 30.
Any modification or amendments to the license requires authorization from the Water Well Board.
Licenses are non-transferable.
Status of Current Applications
Contact Rick Schofield at [email protected] or (603) 271-1974.
Water Well Contractor License Information
Water Well Board or (603) 271-1974.
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