Montana Home Inspection State Regulations

Regulating Body

Montana Department of Labor and Industry
Phone: (406) 444-7734
Address: Registration Section, PO Box 8011, Helena, MT 59604

Quick Montana Facts

  • Home inspection is regulated
  • Distance education is allowed
  • Registration type: home inspector


  • Comprehensive home inspection instruction
    • 40 hours or has passed a Department approved national examination
  • CE
    • 40 hours over the prior two years
  • Member of a national home inspector association
  • Covered by a minimum of $100,000 general commercial liability insurance, and a minimum of $100,000 errors and omissions insurance
  • Covered under a workers’ compensation policy or has an independent contractor exemption certificate (ICEC) for the occupation of home inspection

Statute/Code: Montana Code 39-9-212 (2)(a)
24.33.431 (1)(a)
National Home Inspector Examination