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Renew a Mold Assessment or Remediation Company License


Application and Fee

To renew a Mold Assessment Company license or Mold Remediation Company license, submit a completed online renewal form along with the $850 license fee. All owners with a10% or more ownership of this business must be listed on the license application form.

You may also apply using the paper form:


Office in Texas

A licensed mold assessment company or mold remediation company must maintain an office in Texas.

An in-state physical address must be listed on your license application. P.O. boxes are not allowed.


Insurance Requirements

Licensed mold assessment companies and mold remediation companies are required to maintain commercial general liability insurance in the amount of not less than $1 million per occurrence. This insurance coverage must be maintained for the duration of the license, and proof of insurance should be submitted to the department along with your application.

A non-governmental entity, such as a business or an individual, may be "self-insured" if the business or individual submits to the department a signed affidavit stating that the business or individual has a net worth of at least $1 million. A current financial statement indicating a net worth of at least $1 million must accompany the affidavit. A new affidavit and current financial statement must be submitted with each renewal application.

Governmental entities that are self-insured are not required to purchase this insurance.


Responsible Person

A mold assessment company must have at least one licensed mold assessment consultant to act as the company’s responsible person.

A mold remediation company must have at least one licensed mold remediation contractor to act as the company’s responsible person.


Renewal of Expired Licenses

There is no grace period for expired licenses. If your license has lapsed, you may not offer mold analysis or remediation services without a current license issued by the department.

A person whose license has been expired for 90 days or less may renew the license by paying to the department a renewal fee that is equal to 1-1/2 times the normally required renewal fee.

A person whose license has been expired for more than 90 days but less than 18 months may renew the license by paying to the department a renewal fee that is equal to two times the normally required renewal fee.

On approval by the executive director (see Request to Executive Director for Expired License Renewal Form PDF), a person whose license has been expired for at least 18 months but less than three years may renew the license by paying to the department a renewal fee equal to two times the normally required renewal fee.