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Form number: MSHA Form 7000-52
Form name: Contractor Identification (ID) Request
Description: All independent contractors may apply for MSHA contractor identification numbers. This information is used to assist MSHA in obtaining MSHA identification numbers for independent contractors.
OMB Control Number and
Expiration Date:
1219-0040; 11/30/2018
Filing Options: Form 7000-52, Contractor ID Request can be filed online.
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Contact Information: Questions regarding this form should be directed to MSHA at
(877) 778-6055 or
Privacy Notice: Privacy Notice
Legal Authority: 30 CFR 45.3
Burden Statement: Public reporting burden for this form is estimated to average 8 minutes per response. The burden estimate includes the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and submitting the form. This collection of information is mandatory. You are not required to respond to this collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number. Send comments regarding the accuracy of the burden estimate and any suggestions for reducing the burden to: to the USDOL-Mine Safety and Health Administration, 201 12th Street South, Suite 4E401, Arlington, VA 22202-5452, Paperwork Reduction Project (1219-0040). NOTE: Do not send your completed form to this address.
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