Notice of Change/Withdrawal

Electrical Contractors’ Licensing Board
Rule No. : RULE TITLE :
61G6-5.002: Application for Certification by Examination; Reexamination
Notice is hereby given that the following changes have been made to the proposed rule in accordance with subparagraph 120.54(3)(d)1., F.S., published in Vol. 36 No. 34, August 27, 2010 issue of the Florida Administrative Weekly.

The change is in response to written comments submitted by the staff of the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee. The changes are as follows:

1. Subsection (1) shall now read as follows:

(1) An applicant for certification by examination or by endorsement shall submit a complete application on the form prescribed by the Department of Business and Professional Regulation together with all supporting data. The application shall be submitted to the Department and accompanied by the appropriate fee. Any application that is not complete within one year from date of initial filing will be closed. Copies of the application and other forms required can be obtained by contacting the Department at the following address: Electrical Contractors’ Licensing Board, 1940 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0771 or at:

2. Subsection (2) shall now read as follows:

(2) For re-examination on the Technical/Safety examination, a retake exam application must be submitted on a form provided by the Department. The retake exam application may be obtained at For the second and third examination attempts on the Business Computer-Based Test, a retake exam application is not required to be submitted to the Department. There shall be a 21-day waiting period between retakes of the Business Computer-Based Test.

THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE IS: Juanita Chastain, Executive Director, Electrical Contractors’ Licensing Board, 1940 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0750