In accordance with the County ordinance, governing contractors, Louisa County Code Section 22-41, any Contractor doing business within Louisa County is required to obtain a County Contractors License.

The Virginia General Assembly enacted in 2010 the requirement of localities to have all contractors provide proof of being duly licensed by the State or a signed affidavit that he is not subject to license or certification as a contractor pursuant to Title 54.1, Chapter 11, of the Code of Virginia. All documentation must be submitted prior to issuance of a Louisa County Contractors License.

Fees are based on the previous year's gross receipts for contractors with the primary business location being Louisa County. Contractors having one contract job will base the fee on the job cost.
Receipts Fee
Up to $5,000 $5
$5,001 - $25,000 $25
Over $25,000 $25, plus $0.16 per 100 over the first $25,000

Payments & Applications

  • Contractor's License applications are mailed as a courtesy, so that your work in Louisa will not be interrupted
  • Contractor's License Due March 1st of each year
  • Please make checks payable to: County of Louisa