(A) The initial and renewal fee for each pesticide business license and registered location shall be thirty-five dollars per licensing period. This fee is non-refundable. If an application for license renewal is not postmarked prior to the expiration of the current licensing period as established in paragraph (B) of this rule, this fee shall be increased by fifty per cent.
(B) The licensing period for pesticide businesses shall commence on the first day of October of each year and expire on the last day of September of the following year.
(C) An applicant shall be issued a pesticide business license if the applicant has satisfied the licensing requirements set out in Chapter 921. of the Revised Code and the rules adopted thereunder, and the following have been received by the director:
(1) A completed formal application listing the headquarters of the pesticide business and each registered location;
(2) Proof of financial responsibility as required by paragraph (E) of rule 901:5-11-07 of the Administrative Code. For a license renewal, failure to provide acceptable proof of financial responsibility prior to the first day of October of each year shall cause the fee to be increased by fifty per cent in accordance with paragraph (A) of this rule; and
(3) The fee as set out in paragraph (A) of this rule.
(D) The holder of a pesticide business license may add a registered location to the pesticide business license at any time by submitting an amended application, and the initial licensing fee as set out in paragraph (A) of this rule.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates:
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 921.16
Rule Amplifies: 921.09
Prior Effective Dates: 1-1-77; 2-1-94; 10-29-98; 10-1-01; Replaces: 901:5-11-13, eff 7-1-04