HB 1311, the bill to continue the regulation and functions
of the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists, has passed.
The state’s regulation of the geoscience profession will continue
until September 1, 2025, unless extended.
Application Review/Continuing Education Committee – August 22, 2019
General Issues Committee – August 22, 2019
Compliance and Enforcement Committee – August 22, 2019
Financial Review/Strategic Planning Committee – August 23, 2019
TBPG Board Meeting – August 23, 2019
TBPG has recently signed a new reciprocity agreement with the
Wyoming Board of Professional Geologists (WBPG)
For more information, please see TBPG’s Reciprocity Agreements page
The next ASBOG® examination dates are:
October 4, 2019 (Application deadline – 5pm, August 1, 2019)
March 20, 2020 (Application deadline – 5pm, January 7, 2020 )
*Please note: The cost to sit for the FG exam is $200, effective March 2018
Do I need a license? What activities are exempt from licensure?
Our Licensing Information page has answers to these questions and more.
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.
There are many options for obtaining the CE Ethics credit for PGs and GITs.
Click here for some of the options available.