Contractor Information


Every Florida resident has encountered the often unpredictable experience that accompanies engaging a vendor whose credentials are not supported by personal reference. Without the advantage of a positive prior experience, the responsible homeowner (or Condominium Association) needs to explore other resources to ascertain the possible outcome attendant to selecting a previously unknown vendor. 

Below is a list of references and resources to check on contractors and building permits.

Better Business Bureau of Southeast Florida

Florida Division of Corporations (Sunbiz)

Florida Building Commission

Florida Department of Business and Regulation (DBPR)

Florida Department of Health – Licenses

Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals

Fort Lauderdale Code Compliance

Fort Lauderdale Building Permits and Services