Government of New Brunswick

Overview

An Elevator Contractor's Licence authorizes the holder to carry out elevating device construction, alterations, and maintenance.

Eligibility

To qualify for a Class A Elevator Contractor's Licence, applicants must hold an elevator mechanic's card (issued by a recognized organization) or have four years of related experience and must have successfully completed a contractor's exam, or employ a person with those qualifications.

To qualify for a Class B Elevator Contractor's Licence, applicants must hold an elevator mechanic's card (issued by a recognized organization) or have four years of related experience and must have successfully completed a contractor's exam, or employ a person with those qualifications.

Description

A Class A Elevator Contractor's Licence authorizes the holder to carry out construction, alterations and maintenance on all elevating devices except construction hoists.

A Class B Elevator Contractor's Licence authorizes the holder to carry out construction and alterations on freight platform lifts, dumbwaiters and lifts for persons with physical disabilities.

Changes To Fees

This document provides the rationale supporting changes to fees, associated revenue information, and the legal authority:
2011 PS Elevator Contractor's Licence.pdf,
2011 PS Renewal Elevator Contractor's Licence.pdf

Fees

Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
YYYY-MM-DD
Elevator Contractor's Licence (Class A or B)
  New licence or renewal400.002011-04-01
Elevator Mechanic’s Licence2011-04-01
  New licence or renewal40.002009-04-01