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General Contractor/Construction Manager


  • General Contractor/Construction Manager


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IMPORTANT: The Department of Licensing and Consumer Protection cooperates with other District of Columbia Government agencies to ensure applicants/licensees comply with all applicable D.C. Official Codes and Municipal Regulations. The agency reserves the right to request additional documentation and/or proof of inspection(s).

Operating in the District without proper licensing can result in a Class 1 Infraction that carries a minimum $2,000 fine for the first offense. If an unlicensed subcontractor is used, both the licensed contractor and unlicensed subcontractor may be issued a Class 1 Infraction.