Florida General Contractor License

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02/19/2018, VIV Builders

Obtaining a Florida certified general contractor’s license does not have to be a daunting task.

Yes, there are many items that need to be pulled together and there are many ways for things to go wrong, but if you hire Licenses, Etc., we make the process smooth and simple for you.

We will walk you through each step of the process, complete the application information for you, and provide you with exactly what you need to gather the supporting documentation.

Whether you are obtaining a new license, changing from one business to another or wanting to qualify an additional business, we are here for you from start to finish. And if additional documentation is needed for the Licensing Board, we will assist you happily and quickly in meeting all their needs for you to obtain your general contractor’s license easily.

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General Contractor

“General contractor” means a contractor whose services are unlimited as to the type of work which he or she may do, who may contract for any activity requiring licensure under this part, and who may perform any work requiring licensure under this part, except as otherwise expressly provided in s. 489.113.

Requirements & Experience

  • Show 48 months on jobs with at least 12 months as a foreman.


  • A combination of college and experience totaling at least 48 months with at least 12 of those months as a foreman.

For the GC License only, we must show at least 1 year (12 full months) or more on habitable structures 4+ stories.  Show substantial responsibility in at least 4 of the following areas of commercial construction including active and proven experience with:

  • Foundation/slabs greater than 20,000 sq. ft
  • Masonry walls
  • Steel erection
  • Elevated slabs
  • Precast concrete structures
  • Column erection
  • Formwork for structural reinforced concrete
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