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Application to Serve on the Surveying Advisory Committee (SAC)

The Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (TBPELS) is seeking qualified applicants to be considered to serve on the Surveying Advisory Committee (SAC). Texas Occupations Code §1001.216 provides for an advisory committee for the purpose of providing advice and recommendation to the board on matters related to the regulation of land surveying. Go to our SAC Page for more info and to apply.

P.E. License Renewals

Renewals for P.E. licenses expiring 6/30/2024 are now open. Click here to renew online.

Front Lobby Construction

The front lobby of our building will be under construction and inaccessible from May 1st through June 30th. The building is still accessible via the rear entrance, which is indicated with signage. During this construction period, if possible, we highly recommend contacting us via email (info@pels.texas.gov) in lieu of physically coming to the building.

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Texas Board Of Professional Engineers And Land Surveyors

Greg Abbott has appointed Robert Moreno and reappointed Ademola “Peter” Adejokun and Kiran Shah to the Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors for terms set to expire on September 26, 2029.

Texas Surveying Exam Change a Success

On October 13, 2023, the Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (TBPELS) administered the first Texas Specific Surveying Exam (TSSE) to professional land surveyor applicants. This exam is the culmination of several years of research, data collection and analysis, and exam development. Finalizing and administering the TSSE is the final step in a historic change to the surveying registration process in Texas. Click here to read more.

PE & RPLS Renewal Fees Increase

Renewal and Late Renewal fees for PEs and RPLSs are $50 effective September 1, 2023. This will be in effect starting with the September 2023 PE renewal cycle and December 2023 RPLS renewal cycle.

Please visit our Agency Fees page for more information.