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To Renew Your State Company License

You must submit a completed state application in order to renew your license.

Application Requirements:
  • FEDERAL CERTIFICATE: You must hold valid federal certificate of registration before a state registration can be issued. Submit the original federal application along with a completed fingerprint card obtained from your local Sheriff's office to: United States Department of Labor, National Certificate Team, Post Office Box 56447, Atlanta, Georgia 30343- 447, Phone: 404.893.6030. For additional information and application form, please visit federal website. There is no fee to apply for a federal license.

  • STATE APPLICATION: Please submit a copy of the federal application, DBPR FCL 1004, and the Addendum to Application for a Farm Labor Contractor Certificate of Registration, to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. A fingerprint card is not required to apply for state license.
  • FEES: You must submit $125.00 in the form of a cashier's check or money order payable to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation.

  • FINGERPRINTS: You must submit a set of fingerprints on Form FD-258 to Atlanta. Contact the Customer Contact Center to obtain a fingerprint card. It must be fully completed by an official qualified to take fingerprints. You do not have to submit a fingerprint card for your state license.

  • CITIZENSHIP: If you were not born in the United States you must submit proof that you can legally work in the United States. This proof must be provided to both offices.

  • BACKGROUND: You must not have been convicted within the last five years of crimes listed under Item 6 of the federal form.

  • PAYROLL: If you are responsible for the payroll, IRS Form 8821 must be submitted. This form should be sent to Atlanta only along with your federal application.

  • TRANSPORTATION AUTHORIZATION: This authorization is needed only if you intend to provide a vehicle to be used to carry migrant and seasonal farm workers to and/or from the worksite. For more information see instructions on Adding Transportation Authorization to your Business License.

If you have questions or need assistance in completing this application, please call the Customer Contact Center at 850.487.1395 or use our convenient contact form.

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Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact the office by phone or by traditional mail. If you have any questions, please contact 850.487.1395. *Pursuant to Section 455.275(1), Florida Statutes, effective October 1, 2012, licensees licensed under Chapter 455, F.S. must provide the Department with an email address if they have one. The emails provided may be used for official communication with the licensee. However email addresses are public record. If you do not wish to supply a personal address, please provide the Department with an email address which can be made available to the public. Please see our Chapter 455 page to determine if you are affected by this change.