Lift Mechanic

License Information

Per Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 305.991, the activities that may be undertaken by a person who holds license or registration as a licensed Lift Mechanic, a registered Lift Apprentice, or a registered Lift Helper shall be limited to the erection, construction, alteration, replacement, maintenance, repair, remove or dismantling of conveyances covered under ASME A18.1 and ASME A17.1 sections 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, and 7.8.

Per Wis. Admin. Code § 305.997, a licensed Lift Mechanic provides supervision of a registered Lift Apprentice or a registered Lift Helper shall be responsible for the work of the apprentice or helper with respect to compliance to Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 318.

Application for License

3146Application for Lift Mechanic License
3073Trades​ Payment Form

Reinstate a Lift Mechanic License that has been Expired more than 2 Years

  1. Complete requirements for the method you are applying under (see Form #3146 for more information).
  2. Submit an application, supporting documentation and fee:
    • Application for Lift Mechanic License (Form #3146)
    • $98.00 total fee ($15.00 application fee, $50.00 exam fee, and $25.00 late renewal fee)

Renewal Information


Renewal Methods

Department of Safety and Professional Services

Trades Credentialing Unit
PO Box 78780
Milwaukee, WI  53293-0780

If you have questions regarding your renewal, please email

When mailing your renewal, please allow up to 21 calendar days [per Wis. Admin. Code SPS 305.04 (1)] from the date your payment is processed to receive an update regarding your renewal.