TDA eApply


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Welcome to the Texas Department of Agriculture’s eApply system. This system gives the applicant an opportunity to improve the processing-time of a license application by bypassing the postal service and Comptroller Payment Processing System (Lockbox). eApply also gives the applicant the convenience of paying fees via credit/debit card or electronic check. For site security and privacy policy information, please click here .

The eApply system is currently available for registering:

  • AG Pesticide Applicators
  • Hemp Licenses
  • Facility Location Request
  • Facility Location Modifications Request
  • Lot Crop Permit Application
  • Sample Transport Manifest Request (Official or Unofficial)
  • Transport Manifest Request (to include: harvested material, clones, transplants or other non-sample transfer of hemp)
  • Processor Registration
  • THC Testing Laboratory Registration
  • Pesticide Licenses
  • Plant Quality
  • Structural Pest Control Service (SPCS)
  • Apprentice Registration
  • Certified Applicator (CA) Licenses
  • Weights and Measures Devices (Scales)
The Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) will be rolling out additional license types in the future. To apply for another license type, please click here .

Important Information Regarding Your Application

Start the application process by selecting your application type in the Please select the type of the application you wish to apply for drop-down list below. See the Instructions Section for application processing and TDA program contact information.


For further information on one of the license types listed above, please visit the applicable program's licensing page:

Once you begin the process, you will need to enter the information prompted for each field. The fields with an asterisk (*) indicate fields that are required.

The failure to enter all the requested information results in an incomplete application which shall become void on the one-year anniversary of the submission of the incomplete application. A void application will not be processed and any application fee associated with the void application shall not be refunded. This action is not a denial of a license for any purpose under the Texas Government Code, the Texas Agriculture Code, or these rules. 4 Tex. Admin. Code § 2.1(e) (2010) (Tex. Dep’t. of Agric., Licensing).

After you have entered all of the required data, the system will transfer your information to the payment processing system. In that system, you will provide your payment information. Upon payment, a receipt will be sent to the email address that you list during the payment process. Fees are nonrefundable. Hemp processing time is up to 60 business days. All other licenses will be processed in 30 business days.

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Important Information Regarding Fees

Payment for this transaction will be processed by, the official website of Texas. The price of this service includes funds paid to that support the ongoing operations and enhancements of, which is provided by a third party in partnership with the State.

The grand total will vary depending upon the selected payment method. Occupational licenses are not subject to service fees.

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You must click Print before clicking Submit if you want a copy of this application for your own records.
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