Certification of Registered Contractor’s Licenses (Grandfathering)
July 02, 2012
House Bill 897, which passed during the 2012 legislative session, was approved by Governor Rick Scott on May 4, 2012. This bill will re-open and extend the time period for contractors to request that their registered contractor's license be grandfathered to a state wide certified contractor's license. The time period requesting grandfathering of registered licenses has been extended until November 1, 2015. The re-opening of the grandfathering time period will take effect on October 1, 2012. Registered contractors may submit their application for grandfathering of their licenses beginning October 1, 2012.
Please see the Grandfathering FAQs for more information.
Construction Industry Licensing Board
Applications for Grandfathering
CILB 29 - Certification of Registered Contractor (Grandfathering) as an Individual
CILB 30 - Certification of Registered Contractor (Grandfathering) Qualifying Business
CILB 31 - Certification of Registered Contractor (Grandfathering) Qualify Additional Business Entity
Please contact the Department of Business and Professional Regulations at 850-487-1395 or visit their website at http://www.myfloridalicense.com/dbpr/index.html for additional information.
Growth Management, 850-891-7001
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