Certification of Registered Contractor - Grandfathering (ECLB 13)
This application is used to grandfather your registered electrical, alarm or specialty license to a certified electrical, alarm or specialty license.
EXPERIENCE: You must have held an active Registered Electrical, Alarm or Specialty license with the ECLB for at least five (5) years at the time of application or hold an inactive Registered Electrical, Alarm or Specialty license with the ECLB and held an active Building Code Electrical Inspector or Administrator license for at least five (5) years.
EXAMINATION: You must provide proof of having taken and passed a written proctored examination that is substantially similar to the Florida certification exam.
PERSONAL FINANCIAL/CREDIT: You must provide a personal credit report and a personal financial statement demonstrating a positive net worth.
BUSINESS FINANCIAL/CREDIT: You must provide a Business Credit Report and Business Financial Statement showing a net worth of at least $5,000.
FEE: You must submit an application fee of $205.00.Make check payable to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation.
APPLICATION:Complete the application by clicking on the "Printable Application" link at the bottom of the page.
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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.