Enforcement

The Yacht and Ship Broker’s Section investigates complaints against licensed Yacht Salespersons or Brokers for violations of the Yacht and Ship Broker’s Act, and against unlicensed individuals acting as Yacht Salespersons or Brokers in the State of Florida.  Complaints can be filed by anyone in the public or anonymously.  Unlicensed activity is taken very seriously by DBPR, and ‘Tips’ are often received from licensees and the public when incidences of unlicensed activity is observed.  Among the complaints the Division has authority to investigate include:  unlicensed activity, escrow violations, misrepresentation, fraud, and dishonest acts.  The Division has no authority over commission or contract disputes.

To file a complaint with the Yacht and Ship Section, please complete the form below and include any pertinent supporting documentation:

Complaint Form

Need Help?

All requests for publications, documents, forms, applications for licenses, permits and other similar certifications can be obtained by contacting the Customer Contact Center.

Boyd McAdams, Director

Division of Florida Condominiums,
Timeshares,and Mobile Homes

2601 Blair Stone Road
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Telephone: 850.488.1122
Facsimile: 850.921.5446