CILB 9 - Qualify Additional Business Entity with an existing license
This application is used by individuals who are currently licensed by the Construction Industry Licensing Board and who wish to qualify an additional business entity. This applies to both licensees that qualify as an individual and those that currently qualify a business entity.
If you are wishing to obtain an additional license in a new licensure category, and desire for that license to qualify an additional business, you must also complete the Initial Issuance of Licensure for REGISTERED Contractor application.
FINANCIAL/CREDIT: Applicants will need to provide proof of financial stability and responsibility by submitting credit reports for themselves and the business entities they wish to qualify. Credit reports must include a FICO derived credit score and indicate that local, state and federal records have been searched.You may find additional information regarding the Board's financial requirements by visiting the Department's Financial Responsibility and Stability website.
FINGERPRINTS:An applicant must have a background check as part of the licensing process.To learn more about fingerprinting, please visit our fingerprint FAQs.
INSURANCE:Applicants are required to attest that they have obtained public liability and property damage insurance in the amounts determined by Board rule. Applicants are also required to obtain workers compensation insurance or obtain an exemption from workers compensation insurance within 30 days of issuance of their license.
LOCAL LICENSE:In lieu of a state certification examination, applicants for registration must show evidence of possessing a certificate of competency from a local licensing office, as provided for in the application.
FEE:Pay the required fee as provided in the application.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.
MORE INFORMATION:Learn more about this profession's application requirements (use the back button or arrow to return to this 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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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.