Marcia Hultman

Cabinet Secretary

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South Dakota Electrical Commission

South Dakota Laws and Rules

The South Dakota Electrical Commission's Wiring Bulletin contains a list of current laws and regulations impacting wiring.

Laws of South Dakota governing electrical wiring licenses are in South Dakota Codified Law (SDCL) Chapter 36-16.

The administrative rules for electricians are in Administrative Rules of South Dakota (ARSD) Article 20:44. Within this section:

The administrative rules related to qualifications and licenses are in ARSD Article 20:44:16

The administrative rules related to continuing education are in ARSD Article 20:44:17

The administrative rules establishing inspection fees are in ARSD Article 20:44:20.

From time to time, the South Dakota Electrical Commission proposes or supports changes to existing statutes or rules.

Business Tax Requirements

Visit the South Dakota Department of Revenue website for information on business tax requirements in the state.