Contractor Licensing Information
Idaho Transportation Department Standard Specifications for Highway Construction
102.13 Licensing of Bidders. For projects that do not involve federal funding, bidders shall possess the appropriate license in accordance with 107.03 before submitting a proposal. For projects that involve federal-aid funding, bidders and subcontractors that are required to be listed in the proposal shall possess the appropriate license in accordance with 107.03 before the Department awards the contract. If the proposal forms for projects that do not involve federal-aid funding require bidders to list subcontractors, the subcontractor shall possess the appropriate license in accordance with 107.03 and as stated above before the bidder submits a bid proposal.
107.03 Licensing of Contractors. The Contractor, and any subcontractors, must possess the appropriate public works contractor license in accordance with Title 54, Chapter 19, Idaho Code, as amended.
The Contractor, and any subcontractors required to be listed in the bid proposal, must posssess the license in accordance with the following:
1. On projects that require federal-aid funding, at the time the Department executes the contract.
2. On projects that do not involve federal-aid funding, by the date and time of bid opening.
Public works contractor licensing does not apply to Professional Service providers. The Department requires Professional Service providers to have an appropriate professional license or certification in the State for the work performed on the project.
Link to the Idaho Public Works Contractors License Board: http://dbs.idaho.gov/programs/publicworks/index.html