Mailing: P.O. Box 398
Fort Myers, FL 33902

Please note: 

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:​

​​​​Florida Statute Chapter 489
​Lee County Administrative Code 12-6
Lee County Ordinance 00-26Lee County Tax Collector​
T​o 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 Count​y'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​.


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