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Licensing of Pesticide Businesses

Who is exempt?

Renewals & Requirements

Download an Application for Virginia Pesticide Business License (PDF format)

The following are exempt from having to obtain a Pesticide Business License:

1. Merchants of limited quantities of nonrestricted use pesticides (less than $50,000 annually, per outlet) who sell pesticides primarily intended for limited household use.
2. Federal, state and local government agencies.
3. Certified applicators not for hire.
4. Providers of janitorial, cleaning or sanitizing services, if no pesticides other than sanitizer, disinfectants and germicides are used.

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