Individual Lead Abatement Certification Fee and Refund Information
|Description||Initial certification fee||Re-certification fee|
Individual, all disciplines except abatement worker
|Individual abatement worker||$310||$310|
|Tribal individual, all disciplines*||$10||$10|
|Certification examination fee**||$70 for each attempt|
What is EPA's fee refund policy?
Individuals having submitted an application and associated fees for certification or re-certification who wish to withdraw their application prior to Agency approval will receive a fee refund based upon the schedule listed below. Individuals who request a refund more than 10 days after the Agency receives the application will receive only a partial refund.
|Number of Days Following Agency Receipt of Application||Percent Reimbursable (based upon total fees submitted)|
|up to 10 days||100%|
|11 to 60 days||75%|
|61 to 120 days||50%|
|121 or more days||25%|
Note: Refunds will only be made after EPA verifies fee receipt and deposit by the U.S. Treasury.
Individuals must notify the Agency in writing in order to qualify for a refund. The date of withdrawal is the date on which the Agency received the withdrawal notification.
EPA will not refund fees after granting a individual certification or re-certification. If your application is disapproved, EPA will not refund fees.
Refunds are not available for replacing a certificate.
Refund and withdrawal requests must be sent to the following address:
P.O. Box 14417
Washington, DC 20044-4417