Who can apply for an Electrical Permit?
Electrical Permits are generally issued only to State of Hawaii Licensed Electrical Contractors for work within the scope of their license classifications. A State of Hawaii licensed Supervising Electrician or Journey Worker can apply for a Electrical Permit for their Owner Occupied dwelling only. There are no other Home Owner-Builder Exemptions or Handy Man Exemptions for Electrical Work in Hawaii. Hawaii State Law requires anyone performing Electrical installations to be a State Licensed Electrician, HRS 448E. Anyone offering their services to the Public to perform electrical installations in exchange for payment is also required to be a State Licensed Electrical Contractor, HRS 444.State of Hawaii DCC/PVL

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1. When is an Electrical Permit Required?
2. Who can apply for an Electrical Permit?
3. Where can I apply for an Electrical Permit?
4. What Electrical Code has Maui County Adopted?
5. Are there any other Codes or Regulations that apply to Electrical Work?
6. What installations need to be inspected and how do I request an inspection?
7. How long is a permit valid and when does it expire?
8. How do I report unpermitted or hazardous electrical work?