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Pari-Mutuel Business License - Initial Online Submission

This license is issued for any business including: business animal owner (all industries), contract kennel, contractual concessionaire, estate, stable name, totalisator company, trust, vendor.

Application Requirements:
  • APPLICATION: Businesses applying for the first time must complete a DBPR PMW-3130 Business Occupational License Application form. Complete the application by clicking on the "Printable Application" or "Online Services" link at the bottom of the page.

  • LICENSE TERM: Florida Pari-Mutuel Licenses are valid from July 1st and shall be valid for a period of three fiscal years.

  • FEE: The license fee is $120 for a three-year license.

  • OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS: All officers, directors, and/or shareholders with 10% or more interest in the business must hold a current license. You can verify the expiration date of any existing related licenses by clicking the link below and search using the business license number. You will then click "View Related License Information".

    Click here to verify related licensee expiration dates.

  • FINGERPRINTS: Each officer/director/shareholder must submit fingerprint cards and pay the $37.25 fingerprint fee the first year. Fingerprints will be electronically retained for future submissions to the FDLE. Every 3 years thereafter, upon renewal, the applicant must pay a $13.25 resubmission fee for his/her fingerprints to be resubmitted to the Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement for an updated criminal history background check.

    If not eligible for fingerprint resubmission, physical fingerprint cards can be mailed to DBPR, Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering; Licensing Section, 2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1037You may alternatively submit your fingerprints electronically through a law enforcement agency or an FDLE approved Livescan Device Vendor. If you are able to submit your fingerprints electronically, please submit them with the following required ORI number: FL920630Z. Livescan Device Vendors List.

    Click here to verify fingerprint and license expiration date.


    Totalisator company applications should be sent to Tallahassee Licensing Section due to specific statutory requirements which must be met. Click here for Tote Statement Form

    Fees may be paid by check or money order only and should be made payable to DBPR in U.S. funds. Application packages may be submitted at a PMW field office or mailed to the following address:

    DBPR - Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering

    Licensing Section

    2601 Blair Stone Road

    Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1037

If you have any questions or need assistance completing this application, please call the Customer Contact Center at 850.487.1395.

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