Election of Coverage Information
The purpose of filing a Notice of Election of Coverage is to elect to be included in the definition of employee, and become eligible for workers’ compensation benefits pursuant to Chapter 440, Florida Statutes as a non-construction industry sole proprietor or partner.
To be eligible for an Election you must meet the criteria listed below:
- Must be a Sole Proprietor, OR
- Partner in a Partnership registered with the Florida Division of Corporations
- Must be in the Non-Construction industry
If you are an Officer of a Corporation or Member of a Limited Liability Company you are not eligible to file a Notice of Election of Coverage.
If your business is registered as a Corporation or Limited Liability Company, click here.