Restricted Use Pesticide Dealers

Any person who distributes any federal or state restricted use pesticide must be licensed by Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) as an RUP Pesticide Dealer. RUP's are for sale or distribution only to certified applicators and use only by certified applicators. Each business location and each business name must be licensed.

Any herbicide product that contains one or more of the following active ingredients is a Colorado State Restricted Use Pesticide:

  • Bromacil
  • Diuron
  • Monuron
  • Prometon
  • Sodium Chlorate
  • Sodium Metaborate
  • Tebuthiuron

How do I obtain a Pesticide Dealer License?

To obtain a license submit the Application for Pesticide Dealer License with an application fee of $50.00 to the Department of Agriculture, 305 Interlocken Pkwy, Broomfield, CO 80021

Application for Restricted Use Pesticide Dealer License

Instructions - Application for Restricted Use Pesticide Dealer License 

Pesticide Dealer Information Change Notification

Sample Authorization Agent Form for Licensed Pesticide Applicator

Federal Restricted Use Pesticide List -- PDF Format

Federal Restricted Use Pesticide List -- Microsoft Xcel Format

State Restricted Use Pesticide -- PDF Format

State Restricted Use Pesticide List -- Microsoft Xcel Format

Sample RUP Log for RUP Dealers

Please contact Michele Barton at 303/869/9061 if you have questions about RUP dealers.

For information on Licensure status of Pesticide applicators, please contact Jonathan Handy at 303-869-9063 or jonathan.handy@state.co.us