List of Licensed Contractors

Lists of contractors who are licensed with the City are regularly updated. The publication of these lists does not constitute a recommendation. Licensed contractors meet requirements specified by City ordinance. You are permitted to hire a contractor not on this list; they will be required to register when pulling the permit.

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View licensed contractor listings.

License Requirements 

The following is a list of requirements that contractors must meet to be licensed with the City:

  • Pay a $125 fee for general contractors and subcontractors per each trade.
  • Provide evidence of liability insurance in which the City of Shaker Heights is named as an additional insured and certificate holder.
  • Some trades must submit evidence of State Licensing.
  • Some trades must provide bonds to protect the City against damages to public infrastructure.

For specific details, see Contractors License.