If you are planning on selling at least $250 in nursery stock, you will need to obtain a Nursery Dealer License
. Nursery stock is any plant that can overwinter outdoors in Wisconsin (trees, shrubs, woody and herbaceous perennials, perennial herbs, bulbs, etc.). If you GROW nursery stock for eventual sales you may need a Nursery Grower license.
To apply for a Nursery Dealer License, please start the process by clicking "Start New Application".
To Renew a License:
If you currently hold a nursery license and are looking to renew, the online license renewal option is available December through March each year. Nursery licenses expire on February 20th of each year. To renew, click "Re-Apply for Existing License". If you are closing your license or changing the legal applicant, contact us.
Learn how to re-apply for your existing license online in this video.
If you have detailed questions about the program, application or fees, please see our webpage
. If you wish to submit a paper application, one can be found on our webpage
. Should you need additional assistance, email us at DATCPnursery@wisconsin.gov
or call (608) 224-4574
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