Texas Painter License

• 18 April 2020

Texas Licensing Overview for a Painter

Painter licensing in Texas is controlled by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

General Guidelines for a Painter in Texas

Accepted professional standards to perform painter services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local government’s rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for a painter license?

There are no licensing requirements at the state level, but you may need to obtain a local license before you can start a painting business by your local government depending on the city you operate your business in.

What’s the state licensing site for a painter?

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation

What are some training programs available for a painter?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?


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