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Contractor Licensing Forms

To apply for an Electrical Contractor Licence or a Master Electrician Licence please download and/or print the form that corresponds with the licence you are applying for.

Please submit your completed application forms, along with required documents and fee, one of the following ways:

By Mail
Electrical Safety Authority
ECRA/ESA Licensing Department 
400 Sheldon Dr, Unit 1 
Cambridge, ON N1T 2H9

Fax to 1-888-251-7377 (Note: your photo cannot be faxed.)

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Electrical Contractor Licensing Questions


Information and Documentation Required for Submission with the Application Form

  • Owner, Officer, Director information of the Electrical Contracting Business
  • Designated Master Electrician information (Schedule “A”)
  • Certificate of $2,000,000 Liability Insurance
  • WSIB Employer Account number, if applicable
  • Master Business Registration (Ministry of Government and Consumer Services)
  • Corporate Tax # and Retail Sales Tax # (If Required)
  • Copy of Articles of Incorporation (If Required)
  • Licence Fee (Cheque, money order or credit card) $446.35 (HST included) per year.