Mailing: P.O. Box 398
Fort Myers, FL 33902
In light of House
Bill 735, the process associated with local contactor licensing is under
review at this time. Please check back for additional updates and information.
Additionally, there are currently vacancies on the Construction Licensing Board. Get additional information on these vacancies.
Contractors wishing to perform work or contract to perform work within Unincorporated Lee County must be in compliance with:
To perform work in unincorporated Lee County, contractors must have a state-issued license OR a Certificate of Competency (a.k.a. local license), which is subject to an application and issuance through Lee County. A contractor must also have a current Certificate of Insurance for liability and workers' compensation and/or a current workers' compensation exemption status with the State of Florida.
"Go Green!" Review Lee County's 'Green' options for obtaining permits. These options allow contractors to handle permitting transactions from the comfort of their home or office. Get more information.