Any business that grows or distributes plants with the intent to sell in one or more permanent locations needs a Nursery Floral License for each location.
Any business that grows or distributes plants with the intent to sell in temporary markets or at a temporary location needs a Nursery Floral License Class M and an Event Permit for each event.
An Event Permit is required to sell or distribute nursery products or floral items at a temporary location. One Event Permit equals one day (or any portion of a 24 hour period) of operation.
For each event, you must contact TDA Licensing Division at Toll Free 1-(877)-542-2474 to request a permit at least one day before the event.
Class 1 – 4 licensees may only use Event Permits to sell at trade shows, garden shows, or other horticultural exhibits.
You may purchase additional Event Permits blocks containing 10 permits for $50 per block. You may purchase an unlimited number of Event Permit blocks each year.