Comprehensive Online Regulatory & Enforcement (CORE) System

Meet the new, upgraded CORE. Faster. Modern. Mobile-Friendly. Visit https://core.tn.gov.

Starting Monday, June 26, Tennessee professionals licensed through the Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance will have access to the new CORE licensing system, featuring:

  • Easier to use, more modern experience. 
  • Mobile-friendly system that fits the screen of your device. 
  • Simplified and improved attachment uploads.
  • More intuitive ability to manage your license or permit.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Need help? Visit our Help Desk to read more. Click one of the links below.

New CORE FAQs

Register a New CORE Account FAQs

New Application for License FAQs

License Renewal FAQs

Authorized User FAQs

Tutorial Videos

View our video tutorials to see how the new, upgraded CORE works.

Register a New CORE Account

Purchase Residential Building Permit

Purchase Electrical Permit

New Application for License

Renewing a License

Add an Authorized User

Captives Annual Statement Filing

Issue Agent Create Account and Link License

Have questions?

Contact us at (615) 741-2241 or by email at: