Florida – Home Inspection State Regulations

Regulating Body:
Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation – The Division of Professions, Home Inspectors
Phone: (850) 487-1395
Email: call.center@dbpr.state.fl.us
Address: 1940 North Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1027

Website: http://www.myfloridalicense.com/dbpr/pro/homein/index.html

Quick Florida Facts:

  • Home Inspection Regulated
  • Bi-Annual License Renewal Cycle
  • CE Distance Education courses must be approved by the state of Florida. Review list online here.


  • Biannually experience
  • CE
    • 14 CE hours
  • Pre-Licensing
    • 120 Pre-licensing hours

Not Required:

  • Field Training & Experience
  • Pre-Licensing

Exam: National Home Inspector Examination or other exams approved by the regulating body

Application and Licensing: Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation – Home Inspectors