General Individual Occupational License - Renewal
Positions include, but are not limited to: athletic trainer, ball boy, ball maker, blacksmith, plater, cesta maker, exercise person, groom, head lead out/lead out, horse clipper, hot walker, kennel helper, maintenance employee (with access to restricted areas), outrider, pony rider, security employee, stable agent, stable help, vendor representative (with access to restricted areas), veterinarian assistant, mutuels clerk/teller, totalisator employee, moneyroom employee and any other professional person with access to restricted areas.
APPLICATION: Individuals who have been previously licensed by the division whose license has not lapsed for more than one year may complete a DBPR PMW-3125 Individual Occupational License Renewal Application form. Complete the application by clicking on the "Printable Application" 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 $15 for a three-year license.
Fingerprints: Individual occupational license
applicants 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 32399-1037.
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
Exemptions from Fingerprinting: An
applicant who is under 18 years of age is exempt from fingerprint requirements;
and instead of a fingerprint card, an applicant who is 70 years of age or older
submits $24 for a background information records check through the Florida Department
of Law Enforcement.
Click here to verify fingerprint and license expiration
- NOTICE FOR APPLICANTS SUBMITTING FINGERPRINTS WHERE CRIMINAL RECORD RESULTS WILL BE USED FOR LICENSING PURPOSES
NOTE: Certified law
enforcement or corrections officers working in security or safety positions do
not require an occupational license, except when working as the Chief of
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
DBPR - Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering
2601 Blair Stone
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.