Comprehensive Online Regulatory & Enforcement (CORE) System

Meet the new, upgraded CORE. Faster. Modern. Mobile-Friendly. Visit

On Monday, June 26, 2023, our CORE system upgraded. Tennessee professionals seeking a license, registration or permit through the Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance have access to the 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.


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: