RevEx Results: Changes to Pesticide Licensing and Product Fees

Product manufacturing/distribution (product registration)

In 2018 license year:

  • Flat $500/ product fee; fee no longer tied to sales
  • New $250 fee for 25(b) products found on shelves if they have not been registered; as in the past, no fee to register 25(b) products
  • Must reconcile sales one last time, for January 1-September 30, 2017; will be credited or debited on 2018 license fee invoice
  • No ACCP percent-of-sales surcharge on nonhousehold products (typically agricultural pesticides) after October 1, 2017. Cannot be included on invoices for retail customers.
In 2019 and beyond:
  • Flat $500/ product fee
  • $250 fee for 25(b) products found on shelves if they have not been registered; as in the past, no fee to register 25(b) products
  • Variable ACCP surcharge on nonhousehold products, based on ACCP fund balance on May 1 of each year
    • No charge if balance is over $1.5 million
    • $15/product if balance is $750,000-$1.5 million
    • $30/product if balance is below $750,000
  • No estimation of sales and no reconciliation needed

Individual commercial applicator license

In 2018 license year:

  • $40 license fee, unchanged from previous years
  • No ACCP surcharge; was $11.20 previously
In 2019 and beyond:
  • $40 license fee
  • Variable ACCP surcharge, based on ACCP fund balance on May 1 of each year
    • No charge if balance is over $1.5 million
    • $5 if balance is $750,000-$1.5 million
    • $10 if balance is below $750,000

Pesticide business location license

In 2018 license year: 

  • $70 license fee, unchanged from previous years
  • No ACCP surcharge; was $30.40 previously

In 2019 and beyond:

  • $70 license fee
  • Variable ACCP surcharge, based on ACCP fund balance on May 1 of each year
  • No charge if balance is over $1.5 million
  • $10 if balance is $750,000-$1.5 million
  • $20 if balance is below $750,000
  • New, variable ACCP bulk storage location surcharge, based on ACCP fund balance on May 1 of each year
    • No charge if balance is over $1.5 million
    • $12.50 if fund balance is $750,000-$1.5 million
    • $25 if fund balance is less than $750,000 

Restricted-use pesticide dealer

In 2018 license year:

  • $60 license fee, unchanged from previous years
  • No ACCP surcharge; was $22.40 previously
  • Effective October 1, 2017, can longer invoice customers for percent-of-sale pesticide charge

In 2019 and beyond:

  • $60 license fee
  • Variable ACCP surcharge, based on ACCP fund balance on May 1 of each year
    • No charge if balance is over $1.5 million
    • $10 if balance is $750,000-$1.5 million
    • $20 if balance is below $750,000


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