Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) regulates and licenses the pest control industry under the authority of the Structural Pest Control Act, Chapter 482, Florida Statutes, and the associated rules, Chapter 5E-14, Florida Administrative Code.
Two chapters in Florida’s Administrative Code (F.A.C.) have just been updated to improve residential structural fumigation and increase consumer safety.
Learn about the requirements for Pest Control Licensing and Certification in Florida.
View the schedule for upcoming pest control certification exams.
FDACS conducts routine inspections and for-cause investigations of the pest control industry. Learn what happens when FDACS issues an administrative complaint against an individual or company accused of violating Florida's pest control laws.
Frequently asked questions from businesses about pest control regulations in Florida
View quarterly reports issued to the pest control industry.
Information to educate the pest control industry on the current Florida Building Code regulations