Electrical Supervisor License in Tamilnadu

Electrical Supervisor License in Tamilnadu:

Electrical license is nothing but a government certified authorized person to handle or operate or maintain or repair electrical installation.

The license will be issued by the state government. The licensing rules and eligibility criteria will be varied according to the state chief electrical inspectorate. In this, we are going to see how to get an electrical supervisor license in Tamilnadu.

Types of electrical license in india:

  • B license => This is for high voltage contractor (In Karnataka), Wireman License in Tamil nadu
  • C license => Low voltage contractor (grade A) and High voltage contractor (Grade SQA super grade)
  • S license => super visor license

Note: Supervisor license for BE/B.Tech student, diploma, electrical engineer employees.

Eligibility Criteria for Electrical Supervisor License :

  1. The applicant should have diploma or degree in electrical engineering obtained from university in India or en The applicant should be a Diploma holder in Electrical Engineering obtained from the A.M.I.E. Certificate in Electrical Engineering with Part A & B.
  2. Experience: – Two years’ experience in erection or operation and maintenance in High Voltage installation. (or) The applicant should be an Electrical Supervisor Competency Certificate obtained from the Department of Technical Education. Chennai.
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Application Procedure for Electrical Supervisor License :

  • 750 /- Demand draft in the Favor of Secretary, Electrical Licensing Board, Chennai – 600 032 in any Nationalized bank (SBI, Indian Bank, Union Bank etc)
  • The signature of the applicant and the photo to be affixed in the application should be got attested by a Gazetted Officer (Your area government assistant electrical engineer or deputy checif electrical engineer or any government electrical engineer who is eligible for using government seal). Out of three photos mentioned under item (4) of the instructions one photo should be affixed in the space provided in the application and the same should be attested by a Gazetted Officer.
  • Three copies of Passport size photograph of the applicant (6cm x 4 cm) (taken not earlier than three months from the date of application) should be sent.
  • Applicant’s signature in triplicate on a separate sheet of paper should be sent.
  • Evidence for age in original and Xerox copy should be furnished (Use your ID card which should have the age or use your SSLC or 12th mark sheet).
  • All the columns should be answered in words and figures and no columns should be left blank.
  • Application should be only in the prescribed form
  • After filling the application, go to Guindy CEIG office location Marked. Meet the office clerk and start the procedure.
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  • Do not believe anybody, Who will be sitting outside of the CEIG office and they say “give money and we will get you the license” like that. They are cheaters. You have a right to meet them (the licensing authority).
  • Keep follow them otherwise your license may get delay.

The application form to download. Click this.


  1. Dear sir,
    Is any Rules is there Applicant,s Should Work with in Tamilnadu. If there Please Guide me How I apply For Supervisory Licence.

  2. Hi sir,
    I did BE in Electrical and Elcectoncs Engg in 2002 and I am presently working in jindal Saw Ltd(Gujarat) as deputy manager electrical since 2010 but I couldn’t have experience in Tamilnadu state. Can I apply C License. Please advice me

  3. dear sir;
    I have completed BE in Electrical and Elcectoncs Engg in 2015 and i have completed DEEE 2012. I am worked in electrical line 2012-2015 in one limitted company contarctor based. Can I apply C License or any License . Please advice me

  4. Dear sir,
    I have completed BE Electronics & Instrumentation engineering under the faculty of electrical engineering in tamilnadu,and I have an HT + electrical experience on 11years,may I apply C or any license.request you to clarify please

  5. Sir
    I have completed my D.E.E.E in 1992 and have India and Gulf Experience ,can i apply for C license or Supervisor license

  6. Hi Sir,
    I am Diploma & BE Mechatronics Engineer (Regular) Passed out on 2008. Working in HT Line (11KV & 33KV) for Past 12+ Years in different factories, Is it possible to get an “C-License” with this Experience.

  7. Sir,
    I already got C licences before 2 yrs ago but unfortunately i missed my c licences and i don’t have any photo copy also, How can i get the licences again.

  8. i applied license on 5th OCT’2020. Still this date ( 09.02.2021). i did not get any update. Who is the right person to contacts sir.


  9. i try to contact this no but there is no proper response. Normally How many days, it will take to issue a license or raise the qurrey if may be needed.



  10. hi sir,
    i am in electronic & comm engineering passed out 2012. here i’m working electrical field and experience is 4.5 years.. can i apply c licence.

  11. Hi please kindly share the c license download link or apply link .. where to download the c license application?

    Kindly , share this links please.

      • Sir. I had completed my studies in TN . But I have 3 years work experience as a electrical maintenance technician in LT line in Bangalore. Am I eligible to apply for C licence? Please Let me know. I had tried to applied for Electrical supervisor licence in Bangalore but they rejected mine and said that I have to get sign from DOTE. Is any possible ways for me to get licence.

        • In this case, 6 Years back, I got the sign from the EE KA. Now you have to get proof of education from the DoTE. Please go to the DoTE office and get the sign from them.

  12. Dear sir,
    i am having B.E.EEE degree certificate and i am having electrical supervisor HT license/certificate in Maharashtra. if i need to work in tamilnadu, the same electrical certificate will valid. In Maharashtra the licensing authorities were saying that it will valid for all over India. kindly confirm if the certificate is valid for tamilnadu? or along with that electrical certificate any other possible way to continue in tamilnadu?

  13. Hi sir…
    I m done BE- instrumentation and control engg… Till now working electrical maintenance field 110kv/ 33kv / 11kv experience in more than 16 years… Can i apply for c licence…

  14. Sir,
    I completed Diploma, B.E., and M.E. also. I am working Lecturer in pvt polytechnic college in past 3 years. how can i get the C license. please give correct suggestion.

  15. Hai sir
    i have 4+ years HT experience in same company.but i resigned in the company 2019. now 2021 i applied for C licence with previous company experience.?if this possible to get…please kindly reply me sir…

  16. Sir,I applied C License 3 Month Ago..I Checked for status They Told Electrical Inspector Inspection in Site that Time My Name in Letter Asked..How to Get That Letter,It’s Any Format Or We Contact Electrical Inspector..Plz Reply

  17. Hlo sir ….I am already c license apply but 3month rejected form home….. newly apply pannalama….ila old form vaichu dhan apply pannanuma sir

  18. Sir if there a any age limit to get that c license I heard about only 24 years men can eligible to apply the licenese is it true

  19. Sir iam kamesh iam complete in my diploma in2021 but iam already work in 4 years pvt. Company so how to get “c” license plz help me sir

  20. hi sir, I completed iti wireman trade 2010, than open university completed DEEE. I had ht line 10 years experience. can I eligible for c licence.

  21. I have received my license with in 12months

    If you have any doubt directly go to Guindy office they will response gently

  22. Dear sir, I have studied BE (Electronics and communication engineering) but I’m working in electrical field for the last 10 years..So can I apply for C license ??


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