The order is part of a campaign to combat money laundering, human trafficking and abuse in the sex industry, which was legalized in the Netherlands in 2000.
To obtain a license, escort agencies must have a fixed address and telephone number, and must guarantee that prostitutes are healthy and work in safe conditions, the city said.
The manager of an escort service was arrested in Palm Bay on Tuesday, accused of pimping an escort to an undercover officer.
Investigators had received information about possible prostitution activity involving Prestige Escort Services, an escort company investigators say Morrison managed.
Police said an undercover officer made contact with Morrison, who police said answered all phone calls to the service and transported its escorts to and from their meetings with clients.
Five more women working for Central Florida escort services were arrested by Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation agents on prostitution charges Friday.
Polk County deputies arrested 60 people, including a Disney worker, during a week-long operation targeting on-line prostitution.
Deputies arrested 36 women and 24 men, including many Central Florida residents and several from out-of-state. Some car-pooled; and some arrived in taxis, bringing along their children, condoms, and STDs," Sheriff Grady Judd said in a statement.
"Detectives targeted online escort services who promote prostitution…Detectives saw a 15-year-old run-away who brought her infant child along, a pregnant woman, a school bus driver, gang members, and pimps.
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands -- Amsterdam, famed for its red-light prostitution district, on Wednesday gave escort services six weeks to apply for official city licenses.
In a move to ''cut off the lifeblood'' of two local escort services, the Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation went to court Monday to try to disconnect telephone numbers used by the escort services.
MBI attorneys want Circuit Judge Bernard Muszynski to order the telephone company to disconnect the numbers.