WA State Licensing: Pesticide dealer

Pesticide dealer

Requirements

A Pesticide Dealer endorsement is required to sell all pesticides. Each location must have a licensed Pesticide Dealer Manager to supervise pesticide distribution.

Exceptions

A Pesticide Dealer endorsement isn’t required if the pesticide is labeled for home and garden use only.

How to apply

Apply by using one of the following options:

  • Online with My DOR. My DOR works best with Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.

    1. Login using your Secure Access Washington (SAW) user ID. If you don’t have a user ID or aren’t sure, see if you have an account first before signing up.
    2. Once logged in, add My DOR to your list of services, then open My DOR.
    3. Follow the steps below based on your business status.

      If you do not have an existing business

      1. Click File Business License Application. Be sure to select the endorsements for which you wish to apply.

      If you have an existing business

      1. If you haven’t already, add access to your business. You’ll need a UBI number and letter ID.
      2. Click on the business you want to apply for a license/endorsement under, then click on the location.
      3. Click Add License Endorsements/Employees.
  • You can pay using an E–check or a major credit card (gift cards can’t be used).


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    By mail

    1. Complete all of the following forms:
    2. Mail your completed application and addendum with a check or money order payable to “Department of Revenue” for the fees to:
      State of Washington
      Business License Service
      PO Box 9034
      Olympia, WA 98507-9034

    Fees

    Specialty endorsement Fee
    Pesticide Dealer $67 per location
    Other fees that may apply Fee
    Registering your business name as a trade name $5
    Business License Application $19 (non-refundable)

    Regulatory questions

    Department of Agriculture
    Phone: 1-877-301-4555
    http://agr.wa.gov/Portals/PF/