Electrical Board

Establishes general and specialty electrical contractors' licenses and prepares/administers written examinations and advise the Department of Labor & Industries director on the need for additional electrical inspectors and changes in electrical codes.
Board Websitehttps://lni.wa.gov/licensing-permits/electrical/electrical-board#members
Policy AreaLabor
Governor Appointments15
Total Board Positions15
Statutory AuthorityRCW 19.28.311
Public Disclosure Required?No
Senate Confirmation Required?No
CompensationTravel Reimbursement and compensation
Term Length (years)4
Statutory Term Limits
Member Requirements: One employee or officer of a corporation or public agency generating or distributing electrical power; two licensed electrical contractors; one licensed electrical contractor and representative of electrical industry trade association; one employee, officer or representative of firm engaged in manufacturing or distributing electrical materials, equipment or devices; one general public w/knowledge of electrical industry, but not related to electrical industry; three certified electricians; one licensed professional electrical engineer qualified to do business in Washington.