Are you a contractor who wishes to build residential and commercial buildings but have no clue how to get started? As a matter of fact, by reading this article you’re taking the first step. Learn more about the Florida Certified Building Contractor License (CBC) down below.
What is a FL CBC License?
A Florida Building Contractor License is the correct license for a contractor whose services are restricted to the construction of commercial buildings and single or multiple-dwelling residential buildings. These buildings must not exceed three stories in height. Additionally, this license permits you to work anywhere in the State of Florida unlike the Registered Building License.
What are the requirements to obtain a Florida Certified Building License?
Listed below are the requirements to obtain a Florida Certified Building Contractor License:
- Must be at least 18 years old
- Take and pass state examination
- 4 years experience or a combination of experience and college
- Public liability and property damage insurance
- Fingerprinting and background Check
- Proof of financial responsibility
- Payment of state fee
- Submission of application
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How long will it take to get my CBC License in Florida?
Your Florida Certified Building License can be processed in as little as 2-3 weeks. However, it may take 4-5 weeks depending on the DBPR’s workload. Did you know that most applications are rejected the first time? Read below to see how we can help you get licensed faster and improve your chances at success!
Why should I use The License Company to help me get my Certified Building License?
First, we will save you time and money by completing and submitting the application for you. Second, we save you the hassle of researching which application to use. Additionally, by using a professional licensing service, we provide a higher success rate of obtaining the license rather than going at it alone.
How do I get Started?
Are you ready to get your license? If so, start by completing our online application. This allows us to gather the necessary information to begin your license. Once complete, we’ll contact you to go over your application and let you know the next steps. It’s that easy.