Okaloosa County Electrical Competency Board

Okaloosa County Electrical Competency Board 


Authority:  Ordinance 07-32

Purpose: To adopt by-laws governing its procedures to correspond with other county boards procedures; to determine compliance with the qualifications for, and to authorize the issuance of Certificates of Competency on a permanent or probationary basis, by the Department of Growth Management; to conduct hearings for discipline of contractors holding Certificates of Competency or take such other action as is authorized and deemed necessary for the public health, safety and welfare.

Members: Shall consist of ten (10) members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners: Five (5) of whom shall be licensed electrical contractors, one (1) shall be an alarm contractor, one (1) shall be a specialty contractor and three (3) consumer representatives.  The building official shall be an ex officio member of the board, but shall have no vote. Can be reappointed to additional terms with the approval of the Board of County Commissioners.                                                                                                                                                                

Term:  3 years

Meetings: The first Thursday of the month.

Department Liaison:  Department of Growth Management- (850) 651-7180