Contractor Resources

Farm Labor Contractor (FLC) License Information (English / Español)

Education and Exam Information

Information regarding the farm labor contractor continuing education requirements

Resources and study materials for farm labor contractor examination

Approved continuing education programs:

Call any of the following DLSE offices to schedule an exam:

Bakersfield (661) 587-3060
El Centro (760) 353-0607
Fresno (559) 248-1893
Long Beach (562) 590-5048
Los Angeles (213) 897-5960
Oakland (510) 622-3273
Redding (530) 225-2655
Sacramento (916) 263-2841
Stockton (209) 948-7747
Salinas (831) 443-3043
San Bernardino (909) 383-6394
San Diego (619) 767-2036
San Jose (408) 277-9651
San Francisco (415) 703-4854
Santa Ana (714) 558-4912
Santa Barbara (805) 568-1222
Santa Rosa (707) 576-2362
Van Nuys (818) 901-5315

NOTE: If an applicant will need to retake the FLC exam before the date upon which license will expire, then the application will not be approved even if the applicant applies during the 2 year validity period for the exam.

ALSO NOTE: If an applicant fails the exam 3 times within a year, then the application will be denied.


Paper application for a new farm labor contractor license
Paper renewal application for a farm labor contractor license
Paper short-form renewal application for when all four conditions specified on the form are met
Farm labor contractor bond
Farm labor contractor employee record of training in sexual harassment identification and prevention
Farm labor contractor employee payroll list template
Farm labor contractor supervisory employee sexual harassment disclosure statement
Live Scan application (Fresno)
Live Scan application (San Francisco)
Quarterly contribution return and report of wages (DE 9) form

Letters from the Labor Commissioner

Letter to Farm Labor Contractors regarding new license requirements (SB 295) March 2018

Letter to Farm Labor Contractors regarding new license requirements (SB 1087) December 2014

Letter to Farm Labor Contractors regarding new regulations – June 26, 2014

Labor Commissioner's letter - December 21, 2011

License verification and database

Verify a farm labor contractor license Search databases for license denials, revocations or suspensions

Helpful link

List of Live Scan locations