Osceola County Contractor Licenses
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Osceola has not made any decisions on how they will respond to House Bill 735 which will be into effect on July 2023. For any questions on how your County contractor license will be impacted by HB 735, contact the Osceola Licensing Department by giving them a call at 407-742-0200 or sending an email to
Construction of any building or structure. Does not include electrical, mechanical, or plumbing work.
Installation of aluminum structures, including screen rooms with solid or screen roofs, metal siding, soffits, gutters, and awnings.
Installation of screened porches, screened enclosures, pool enclosures, pre-formed panel-post and beam roofs, mobile home panel roof-overs, residential glass window and door enclosures, vinyl panel window enclosures, single story self-contained aluminum utility storage structures (not to exceed500 sq. ft.), siding, soffit, fascia and gutters. It shall be limited to the construction of wood incidental to the aluminum construction work.
Construction of commercial and single-dwelling or multiple-dwelling residential buildings, which commercial or residential buildings do not exceed three stories in height, and accessory use structures in connection therewith or a contractor whose service are limited to remodeling, repair, or improvement of any size building if the services do not affect the structural members of the building.
Installation of burglar alarm circuits and equipment.
Burglar & Fire Alarm
Installation of intrusion detection, fire detection, and signaling systems.
Class “A” Air Conditioning
Installation of central air conditioning, refrigeration, heating, and ventilating, including ductwork in connection with a complete system only to the extent such ductwork is performed by the contractor necessary to make complete and air distribution system, boiler and unfired pressure vessel systems, and all appurtenances, apparatus, or equipment used in connection therewith; also piping, insulation of pipes, vessels and ducts, pressure and process piping, pneumatic control piping, and installation of a condensate drain from an air conditioning unit to an existing safe waste or other approved disposal other than a direct connection to a sanitary system, all in such a manner as to comply with all plans, specifications, codes, laws, and regulations applicable thereto.
Class “B” Air Conditioning
Limited to twenty-five (25) tons cooling and five hundred thousand (500,000) Btu heating (in any one (1) system) in the execution of contracts requiring the experience, knowledge, and installation of central air conditioning, refrigeration, heating and ventilating, including ductwork in connection with a complete system only to the extent such ductwork is performed by the contractor necessary to make complete an air distribution system being installed under this classification; also, piping, insulation of pipes, vessels and ducts, and installation of a condensate drain from an air conditioning unit to an existing safe waste or other approved disposal other than a direct connection to a sanitary system, all in such a manner as to comply with all plans, specifications, codes, laws, and regulations applicable thereto.
Construction of gypsum drywall products to wood and metal studs, wood and steel joists, and metal runners, including the preparation of the surface over which the drywall product is to be applied, and the placement of metal studs, runners, and all necessary trim.
Construction of moving structures.
Hurricane Protection Installation
Installation of exterior opening protection assemblies, including hurricane sgutter assemblies and similar products.
Erection of all piping and sprinkler heads for the irrigation of lawns including incidental connections to a water pump (but not direct connection to potable water lines).
Installation of electrical devices under the direction of a master electrician.
Erection of electric conductors, raceways, and equipment for light, heat, and power in one-, two- and three-family dwellings. This work can only be performed under the supervision of a licensed contractor.
Journeyman Limited Air Conditioning
Installation of air conditioning, refrigeration, heating, ventilation, duct systems, piping vessels, insulation, and related appurtenances within a complete system, limited to 25 tons cooling and 500,000 BTU heating.
Installing plumbing under the direction of a master plumber.
Journeyman Plumber W/ Gas
Construction of any plumbing system, including drains, waste, sanitary vents, water supply, fixtures, and indirect wastes, gas piping systems, including gas piping, appliances, vents, flues, tanks, and other related appurtenances.
Journeyman Sheet Metal
Construction of ferrous and non-ferrous ducting in ventilation and exhaust systems. Journeyman can engage in this type of work as long as the work is performed under the employment of a licensed contractor.
Journeyman Unlimited Air Conditioning
Installation of air conditioning, refrigeration systems, piping vessels, warm air heating, low pressure boilers, ventilation systems, duct systems, insulation, and related appurtenances within a complete system unlimited in horsepower or tonnage.
Construction of refrigeration systems and related appurtenances intended to be used for the purpose of food and product preservation, and limited to five tons.
Low Voltage Electrical
Installation of any electrical wiring, fixtures, appliances, thermostats, apparatus, raceways and conduit, or any part thereof, not to exceed ninety-eight (98) volts, which generates electrical energy, when those items are for the purpose of transmitting any form of light, heat or communications, including but not limited to telephone, radio, computer and data; may connect to an existing separate circuit of approved capacity, which is terminated in an approved outlet, junction box or fused disconnect within six (6) feet of the equipment to be energized.
Construction of seawalls, bulkheads, docks, piers, wharfs, piles, and other marine structures.
Installation of electrical wiring and devices.
Installation of central air conditioning, refrigeration, heating and ventilation (including duct work in connection with a complete system only to the extent such duct work is performed by the Contractor necessary to make complete an air distribution system) boiler and unfired pressure vessel systems, lift stations, equipment and piping and all appurtenances, apparatus, or equipment used in connection therewith; also piping, insulation of pipes, vessels and ducts, pressure and process piping, pneumatic control piping, gasoline tanks and pump installation and piping for same, fire sprinkling systems and standpipes, air piping, vacuum line piping, oxygen lines, nitrous oxide piping, ink and chemical lines, fuel transmission lines and installation of a condensate drain from an air conditioning unit to an existing safe waste or other approved disposal other than a direct connection to a sanitary system,
Installation of plumbing.
Master Plumber W/ Gas
Installation of plumbing, sanitary drainage or storm drainage facilities, venting systems, public and private water supply systems, septic tanks, drainage and supply wells, swimming pool piping; irrigation systems; or solar heating water systems and all appurtenances, apparatus, or equipment used in connection therewith, including boilers and pressure process piping and including the installation of water and storm and sewer lines, water and sewer plants and substations; to install apparatus, piping, vents, flues, tanks, tubing, appliances, equipment & L.P. and/or Natural gas systems, unlimited with regards to residential or commercial systems.
Master Sheet Metal
Installation of sheet and rolled metal of any kind or combination and all other materials used in lieu thereof, and including all air-veyor systems and air handling systems regardless of materials used including all equipment and all reinforcements in connection therewith.
Installation of refrigeration systems and related appurtenances intended to be used for the purpose of food and product preservation, unlimited in tonnage or horsepower.
Construction of one-family, two-family, or three-family residences not exceeding two habitable stories above no more than one uninhabitable story and accessory use structure in connection therewith.
Installation of all kinds of roofing and waterproofing, all in such manner as to comply with all plans, specifications, codes, laws, and regulations applicable thereto.
Siding, Windows & Doors Installation
Erection of siding, window and door installation including vinyl, wood or aluminum siding, soffit, fascia, gutters and all types of windows and doors.
Erection of electrical signs and outline lighting. Does not include any electrical work beyond the last disconnect mean or terminal points.
Installation of non-electrical signs.
Swimming Pool / Commercial
Construction of any swimming pool or hot tub or spa, whether public or private or otherwise, regardless of use, pumps for dewatering purposes, steelwork, light niches, construction of floors, guniting, fiber glassing, tile and coping, all perimeter and filter piping, installation of all filter equipment and chemical feeders of any type, plastering of the interior, construction of decks (slabs incidental to the pool), equipment rooms or housing for pool equipment, and package pool heaters.
Swimming Pool / Maintenance
Erection of treat water in all swimming pools, spas, hot tubs, pumps, filters, chemical feeders, and minor repairs to pool masonry, patching cracks, and repainting and resurfacing pool walls and bottoms.
Swimming Pool / Residential
Construction of residential swimming pools.
Installation of sewer and water in mobile home parks and travel trailer parks up to and including the sewer riser pipe and the water service pipe through the hose bibb.
- Written by: Gil M.