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Division of Regulation

Division Of Regulation

The Division of Regulation is the enforcement authority for the professional boards and programs. It monitors those professions and related businesses to ensure that the laws, rules and standards set by Legislature and professional boards are followed. This is accomplished by proactively monitoring the professionals and related businesses; investigating complaints of wrongdoing; utilizing compliance mechanisms such as notices of noncompliance and citations; and the performance of statutorily mandated inspections.

The division is divided into six program areas and operates 10 offices throughout the state.

The division is divided into six program areas and operates 10 offices throughout the state.

Regional offices are located in Pensacola, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Gainesville, Orlando, Tampa, Ft. Myers, West Palm Beach, Margate (Ft. Lauderdale), and Miami.

  • Pensacola
  • Tallahassee
  • Jacksonville
  • Gainesville
  • Orlando
  • Tampa
  • Ft. Myers
  • West Palm Beach
  • Margate (Ft. Lauderdale)
  • Miami

The law firm of Smith, Thompson, Shaw, Minacci & Colón, P.A. investigates and prosecutes the professions of architecture and interior design. To file a complaint pertaining to architecture or interior design, please visit

The Florida Board of Professional Engineers and Florida Engineers Management Corporation (FEMC) regulates professional engineers. If you wish to file a complaint against an engineer you should access If you do not find a license through FEMC’s site then you may return here and file an Unlicensed Professional Engineer complaint.

Need Help?

Jerry Wilson, Director

Division of Regulation
2601 Blair Stone Road
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0783

Telephone: 850.488.6603
Facsimile: 850.921.2124