License renewal dates vary depending on initial license date. License renewals are either 3/31 or 9/30, every 2 years beginning with the year the license was first issued.
Beginning October 1, 2017, licensees must also take the 3-hour Ethics and Business Practices course once during each licensure renewal period. Licensees who complete the Core Law course and Ethics and Business Practices course will receive 6 hours credit toward the 14 hour requirement. The "specialty" course hours must total at least 8 hours. In order to provide licensees with sufficient notice, this change will be mandatory for real estate licensees who hold a license that expires on September 30, 2018, or thereafter.
Due to COVID-19 In
the state of Florida, any license, permit, registration or certificate
issued by the Department with an existing renewal deadline within March,
April, or May 2020 the existing renewal deadline is suspended until
June 1, 2020, unless extended by subsequent order.
No late fee shall be assessed on an eligible license renewal during this tolled period.
For licensees with a 09/30/2020 due date for renewal, there has been no extension.