Illinois Pest Control Insurance

In 1966, Illinois became one of the first states to regulate pesticides.

The Illinois Department of Agriculture and Illinois Department of Public Health administer several programs to implement the various provisions of the current law.

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources administers the licensing for nuisance wildlife control operators.

Illinois Department of Public Health

Certifies and licenses individuals applying pesticides in and on man-made structures for purposes of bird control, rodent control, wood treatment and insect control.

Illinois Department of Agriculture

Certifies and licenses people applying pesticides outdoors and in agricultural production

Illinois Department of Natural Resources

Administers tests and licenses for nuisance wildlife control operator (NWCO) in Illinois