Pesticide Consumer Resources


To File a Pesticide Related Complaint - Fill out this form and / or visit https://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/dept/quicklinks/report.htm

 Pest Control Business License Lookup - If you are interested in hiring:

  • an agricultural pest control business or a maintenance gardening business to perform pest control services for you, you can determine if they are licensed by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation by looking them up here .
  • If you are interested in hiring a structural pest control company to perform pest control services for you, you can determine if they are licensed by the California Structural Pest Control Board by looking them up here .
  • If you want to know if any pest control company is registered to perform pest control in Santa Barbara County, call your local office.

 DPR Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program -The Department of Pesticide Regulation samples individual lots of domestic and imported produce and analyzes them for over 200 pesticides. Check out the Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program to find out more.

Check out the Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program to find out more.

 DPR Databases - The Department of Pesticide Regulation maintains data on pesticide registration, licensing, pesticide use, environmental effects, enforcement, and other elements of their program that can be found here

Pesticide use data for all counties in California from 1974 to present can be found at the Pesticide Use Database. The summaries include analyses of pesticide use trends and are available from 1989 to present.

Santa Barbara County operator identification numbers and restricted material permit information as well as pesticide use report data can be found here

 California Healthy Schools Act - For information on this Department of Education program, including a list of pesticide products prohibited from use in schools and childcare facilities, check out this website:  https://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/pestmgt/pubs/hsa_factsheet.pdf