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Architect - Endorsement with 10 years Florida Residency (AR 7)

You must have been a continuous resident of the state of Florida for a minimum of 10 years to qualify for licensure by this application method. This application method is available from July 1, 2012 through February 28, 2013. The board will not process applications received after February 28, 2013.

Application Requirements:
  • EDUCATION: Provide a transcript reflecting a minimum four year degree.

  • LICENSURE VERIFICATION: Provide proof holding a valid license to practice architecture in good standing for a minimum of 10 years.
  • EXAMINATION: Proof from the applicant's initial state of licensure of passing the Architectural Registration Examination (ARE), one of its predecessor examinations, or an equivalent examination. Examination conversions will be conducted on all files with multiple exams. Florida does not accept exempted portions of examinations by means of education or experience.
  • RESIDENCY: Affirm on the application that you have been a continuous resident of the state of Florida for a minimum 10 years.
  • CONTINUING EDUCATION: Submit proof of completing 20 hours of Florida approved continuing education including the 2 hours of Florida Building Code advance coursework.
  • 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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2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395