Florida Land Surveyor License Requirements

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0 Mandatory Hours
24 Elective Hours
24 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Land Surveyors License in Florida

This land surveyors licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services. We recommend you contact the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services for more detailed information or changes.

If you obtain real estate licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Florida Land Surveyors: Land Surveyor

Total Hours Required: 24
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 24
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 02/28/2021
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 02/28/2021
Florida Land Surveyors are required to take 24 professional development hours every 24 months.

Effective 7/15/18 the 24 credit hours you must obtain each biennium may now be in whatever category you feel will benefit you the most professionally. It is no longer a mandate/requirement that you take 6 hours of SOP, but rather it is left up to your professional judgement on which classes you take, as long as 24 credit hours are taken.

Online Limitations

There are no limits on the number of hours allowed to be taken online.


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters submitted electronically every Friday.- ROSTERS: within 30 days of course completion. Last month of renewal, send within 10 days. Correspondence: provider must electronically supply the list of those completing the course by the 5th of the month following the calendar month in which the provider received proof of completion.
Roster Sent: Every 30 days

Governing Agency

Name: Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Phone: 8504103800
Fax: 8504103797
Address: 407 South Calhoun Street Tallahassee, FL 32399

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.