Florida Association of Professional Process Servers

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President's Message

The Florida Association of Professional Process Servers (FAPPS) is an organization of professionals who are authorized under the laws of Florida to Serve Process. The term “Serve” which translates to deliver “Process” which is any type of formal court document addressed to a particular named person or entity directing them to perform or refrain from doing a certain action.

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Chapter 48 – Service of Process - 2019 HB91 – Florida Statute Changes Effective June 7, 2019

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Process Server Education

FAPPS is pleased to announce we are the exclusive training partner with IRSC/CCTI providing the required educational training in the 19th Judicial Circuit. Our Course is also approved in the 9th, 10th, 15th, and 20th Judicial Circuits. See our class schedule for more details.

31st Annual Convention

March 11-13, 2022
Orlando, FL
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For over 40 years FAPPS has been committed to continually monitoring all legislation that may have an impact on service of process in the state of Florida.

FAPPS, working with our lobbyist and legislators, have been instrumental in getting numerous bills passed that have had a significant impact on the service of process, to include but not limited to:

  • Unannounced access to gated communities
  • Provided the Senate study that led to the increase of the Sheriff’s fee to $40
  • Service at a Private Mailbox
  • Service on a Virtual Office
  • Service on a Limited Liability Company

More specific information can be found about each bill on our Legislative Page.

Secure Document Trading Service (SDTS)

FAPPS is proud to partner with Secure Document Trading, Inc. to bring our members an efficient, safe, and secure way to forward documents and data electronically without the need for email or other unsecure transport methods. Data and Documents are encrypted using SSL at each point of transfer.




Contact Kevin Fedotov, P&G Chair for more info
(407) 627-8222  promotioncommittee@fapps.org