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Regulated Businesses

Some home improvement or repair contracts may be canceled without penalty or obligation by midnight of the third day after signing. These contracts may include:

  • Agreements resulting from door-to-door sales solicitation.

  • Agreements that will be paid on an installment basis for more than 90 days.

  • Agreements signed anywhere other than the seller's normal place of business, unless you have requested specific goods or services or emergency home repairs.


Consumer Resources

Broward County Code of Ordinances: Chapter 9: Contractors
Broward County Consumer Protection Code
Consumer Complaint Forms
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Federal Trade Commission
Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation (DBPR)
Florida Division of Consumer Services

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