Minimum Contractor Qualification Requirements
City of Memphis Lead Paint Program


  • Must have State of Tennessee General Contractors License with a minimum limit of $100,000.
  • Must have current Shelby County Business License
  • Must have current State of Tennessee Lead Firm Certification
    - With at Least 1 Lead Supervisor and 3 lead workers
  • Must have EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting Firm Certification
  • Must meet City of Memphis/Risk Management – Insurance requirements
  • Must have proof of Certification through City of Memphis’ Office of Contract Compliance & Purchasing Departments
  • Must provide at least 3 Business References within the last year and at least 3 Vendor References
  • List of residential rehabilitation projects completed within the last year and describe type of rehabilitation.
  • Must provide Financial Statement
  • Must not be currently Debarred by any Governmental Entity
  • Must not have received more than 2 poor Contractor Evaluations(HCD)

NOTE: Contractor must submit proof of all required documentation with application. All licenses must be current and in good standing.



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