Know The Law

Florida State Statute 489.127(1)(f):

 

"No person shall engage in the business or act in the capacity of a contractor or advertise himself or herself or a business organization as available to engage in the business or act in the capacity of a contractor without being duly registered or certified."


Certified Contractor License

A certified contractor may work anywhere in the State of Florida and must be recognized by all local jurisdictions.
 

Certified Contractor License 



 

 

 

 


Registered Contractor License

A registered contractor may work only in the local geographic area that issued the license.​
 

Registered Contractor License

 




  




Broward ​County Certificate of Competency
A Broward County contractor may work only in Broward County.
 
 

Broward County Certificate of Competency


 


  

 

Broward County Certificate of Competency


 


   

 

 

Local Business Tax Receipt​
A local busin​ess​ tax receipt, formerly known as an occupational license, is only a tax certificate and does not qualify an individual to act as a contractor. 

 

Broward County Business Tax Receipt​​​


 

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