Licensing

The following links provide information about each license category. Please note this information is specific to the state of Florida. For tips on how to begin the licensing process, visit Getting Started for Pesticide Applicators.

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) is responsible for certifying and licensing pesticide applicators in Florida.

For more comprehensive information on licensing and exams, see the Pesticide Applicator Certification and Licensing section of the FDACS website or the Pesticide Applicator – Certification and Licensing in Florida (pdf) booklet.