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Interior Designer - Endorsement Applicant (ID 4)

This application is used by individuals that have taken and passed the NCIDQ, and completed education and experience requirements.

Application Requirements:
  • DEFINITIONS: Endorsement is licensure of individuals who hold a substantially equivalent license in another state and would like to become licensed in Florida based on their out-of-state license.

  • EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Graduation from an interior design program of two years or more approved by the board and valid work experience as outlined in Rule 61G1-22, Florida Administrative Code, totaling six years. This is not a complete listing of all educational requirements; please see the application's instruction page for complete information.
  • EXAMINATION: Successful completion of the National Council of Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) examination.
  • TRANSCRIPTS: Submit transcripts from ALL institutions of higher learning which you attended. Provide course curriculum for non-accredited programs for evaluation.
  • Submit the Interior Design Experience Verification Form.
  • FEE: Pay the required fee as provided in the application. If applying online, you can pay with a credit card or electronic check. If mailing your application, please include a check payable to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. Military veterans, their spouses and Florida National Guard members may be eligible for a fee waiver, fee reimbursement, and/or fee discount. Please visit our DBPR Military Services page for more information.
  • APPLICATION: Complete the application by clicking on the "Online Services" link or the "Printable Application" link at the bottom of the page.

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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2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395