Welcome to the State of California

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Steps in this Section

Step 1: Before You Apply for HIS Registration

This step provides important information you should know before applying for a Home Improvement Salesperson registration.

Step 2: Applying for HIS Registration

This step explains the application process for Home Improvement Salesperson registration.

Step 3: After You Submit the Application

This step explains what you should expect upon submitting your application.

Step 4: Get Fingerprinted/Live Scan - HIS Application

This step will answer questions about how to get fingerprinted and about CSLB's criminal background review process.

Step 5: HIS Registration Expiration and Renewal

This step provides information about expiration dates and about the renewal process.

Step 6: Check HIS Application Status

This step explains how to check the status of your HIS application.