At its recent Board meeting on November 17, 2017, TBPG adopted
an Amendment to 22 TAC 851.21, which becomes effective December 28, 2017,
and adopted a New Rule, 22 TAC 851.83, which replaces the
Emergency Rule, originally adopted on September 28, 2017.
These adoptions will appear in the December 22, 2017 issue of the Texas Register.
Application Review/Continuing Education Committee – February 22, 2018
Compliance and Enforcement Committee – February 22, 2018
General Issues Committee – February 22, 2018
Financial Review/Strategic Planning Committee – February 23, 2018
TBPG Board Meeting – February 23, 2018
The Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists (TBPG) has been closely
tracking the impact of Hurricane Harvey and the actions taken
by Governor Greg Abbott and other state agencies to assist with
the emergency response efforts. For more information, please see
the Hurricane Harvey Response page.
Do I need a license? What activities are exempt from licensure?
And, who may file a complaint? How do I file a complaint?
Our Licensing Information page has answers to these questions and more.
The next ASBOG® examination dates are:
March 16, 2018* (Application deadline – 5pm, January 16, 2018)
October 5, 2018 (Application deadline – 5pm, August 7, 2017)
*Please note: Beginning with the March 2018 examination
administration, the cost to sit for the FG exam is $200.
TBPG has adopted new rules to implement provisions in Texas Occupations Code
Chapter 55, regarding benefits to military service members, military veterans,
and military spouses who apply for an occupational license in the State of Texas.
Please see Military Benefits for more information.
TBPG’s Online Services allow users to conduct a public search for a license, renew a TBPG license or registration, and to update license contact information.
The Governor’s office is a uniquely entrepreneurial organization of leaders committed to supporting Gov. Abbott’s vision to build a better Texas for future generations.
The Texas Veterans Portal is a resource for veterans, their families, and their survivors. It provides helpful information from many government agencies so you can find the assistance, services, and benefits you need.
EnviroMentors are qualified professionals with technical or legal expertise on environmental issues who volunteer to help small businesses and local governments comply with state environmental rules, either one-on-one or in a teaching situation.
Texas Homeland Security was established in order to coordinate the resources and responses necessary to prevent, protect from, prepare for and respond to all threats of terrorism and disaster.
The TBPG Ethics Course is available for free to the general public and to TBPG license holders. Anyone who wishes to may register to view the Ethics Video, take the quiz, and receive a certificate of completion.
Click here for more information.