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New York State Home Inspector Regulations

Legislation: Bill S06100
Governing Body: New York State Department of State Division of Licensing Services

Home inspectors are required to obtain a license in order to practice home inspections within the state of New York (NY).  Don’t operate your home inspection business illegally, contact AHIT to find out how to get your home inspector license. 

Qualifications to become a Licensed New York Home Inspector

Attend AHIT’s approved pre-licensure 100 hour classroom course including 40 hours of unpaid inspection experience under the direct supervision of a licensed inspector.  AHIT's instructors are NY licensed home inspectors.  



Pass the New York State Exam


General liability insurance minimum amount of $150,000 per occurrence and $500,000 aggregate

Approved Training Provider:

American Home Inspectors Training Institute
Phone: 800-441-9411


Last updated: 7/31/14