Permitting Process

Geological Survey Program fact sheet
02/2014
Missouri Geological Survey Director: Joe Gillman
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Requirements for Becoming an Apprentice Well Contractor

At the end of the two years, if the apprentice has completed all requirements listed in 10 CSR 23-1.050 and has no violations against his/her permit, he/she may apply for a non-restricted contractor permit as detailed below. If requirements have not been met, the apprenticeship may be extended on a yearly basis.

Requirements for Non-Restricted Contractor Permit

 Submit application along with required $40 fee for each specific test.
 Report for test on assigned date; must score at least 70 percent on each test.
 Submit contractor application with the required $100 fee per permit.

For more information
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Missouri Geological Survey
Wellhead Protection Section
111 Fairgrounds Road
PO Box 250
Rolla, MO 65402-0250
Phone: 573-368-2165
Fax: 573-368-2317
https://dnr.mo.gov/geology/geosrv/wellhd/wellsanddrilling.htm