To protect the health and safety of the public and our employees, DCP has limited on-site staffing at 450 Columbus Blvd. While mail and phone calls will be processed as quickly as possible, we recommend using our online services, or sending an email to the appropriate division/person instead. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Well Drilling

License types and scope of work:

There are several different license types to apply for within the well drilling trade.

Click on the link for “Scope of Work Definitions” below for more information on the type of license you wish to apply for.



The requirements to qualify for the journeyperson license examination shall be completion of a registered apprenticeship program or equivalent experience and training.


The requirements to qualify for the contractor license examination shall be two (2) years as a properly licensed journeyperson.  



All well drilling registrations expire annually on April 30th. Renewal Fee: Well driller $250.00; Well casing $50.00.


Other Information:
  • Permit Application Forms - To print blank PDF permit application forms, please log into elicense using your well drilling credential account, and click on "Reports" under "License Lookup & Download"
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