South Dakota Department of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture & Environmental Services
523 E Capitol Ave
Pierre SD 57501


South Dakota Commercial Recertification & Renewal

The 2024 recertification & renewal season will be open from 8:00 am (Central) on December 6th, 2023, until it closes at 5:00 pm (Central) on February 29th, 2024.

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HTML5 Icon Part 1 of 2: To pay DANR to renew your SD commercial pesticide applicator and/or dealer LICENSE (or to purchase a LICENSE for the first time), click either on this Individual Registration link (to renew one person) or click on this Company Registration link (to renew one or more people listed under a specific company).

Note: This is also where out-of-state applicators can submit their 2024 Reciprocity Request to update their SD commercial CERTIFICATION categories.

HTML5 Icon Part 2 of 2: To recertify your SD commercial CERTIFICATION Categories, click on this SDSU Extension Events link to register & pay SDSU for you to attend a 2024 Commercial Recertification Class (where limited categories are available) and/or to register & pay SDSU for you to complete the 2024 Commercial Recertification Online Course(where ALL categories are available).

Note: Starting Dec 6th, 2023, you can type in the keyword ‘commercial’ to search the Event list for a 2024 Commercial Recertification Class and/or the 2024 Commercial Recertification Online Course.

Note: If you register for the 2024 Commercial Recertification Online Course you will be sent an email from Eventbrite ( containing the link and Enrollment key for accessing the course in SDSU TrainingHouse. If you don't see the e-mail in your inbox, make sure to check your junk or spam folders.


For additional help Email Agricultural Services or call 605.773.4432