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TITLE 16ECONOMIC REGULATION
PART 4TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGULATION
CHAPTER 84DRIVER EDUCATION AND SAFETY
SUBCHAPTER KFEES
RULE §84.300Driver Education Fees

(a) All fees paid to the department are nonrefundable.

(b) Driver Education School Fees:

  (1) The initial application fee for a primary driver education school is $500.

  (2) The initial application fee for a branch driver education school is $500.

  (3) The renewal application fee for a primary driver education school is $100.

  (4) The renewal application fee for a branch driver education school is $100.

  (5) The fee for a change of the physical address for a driver education primary school and branch is $150.

  (6) The fee for a change of name of a driver education school or to change the name of an owner is $50.

  (7) If a driver education school changes ownership as defined under §84.2(6), the fee paid by the new owner is $500 for a primary driver education school and $500 for a branch driver education school.

(c) Driver Education Instructor Fees:

  (1) The initial application fee for a driver education instructor license is $50. The fee may not be collected for an applicant who is currently teaching a driver education course in a public school in this state.

  (2) The annual renewal application fee for a driver education instructor license is $25.

  (3) The national criminal history check fee - The fee in the amount set by and paid to the Texas Department of Public Safety for the cost of fingerprint processing and obtaining national criminal history record information from the Texas Department of Public Safety, its contractors, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

(d) Driver Education Course Fees:

  (1) The application fee for approval of a traditional driver education course exclusively for adults is $200.

  (2) The application fee for approval of an online driver education course exclusively for adults is $5,850.

  (3) The application fee for each additional driver education course is $25.

  (4) The application fee for approval of a 32-hour Alternative Method of Instruction (AMI) for driver education classroom is $9,750.

  (5) The application fee for approval of part of a 32-hour AMI for driver education classroom is $200 per instructional hour.

  (6) The fee for a DE-964 certificate of completion is $1.00.

  (7) The fee for a DE-964 certificate of completion number is $1.00.

  (8) The fee for an ADE-1317 certificate of completion is $1.00.

  (9) The fee for an ADE-1317 certificate of completion number is $1.00.

(e) Other Fees:

  (1) A duplicate/replacement fee for any license issued under this chapter is $25.

  (2) Late renewal fees for licenses issued under this chapter are provided under §60.83 (relating to Late Renewal Fees).

  (3) A dishonored/returned check or payment fee is the fee prescribed under §60.82 (relating to Dishonored Payment Device).

  (4) The fee for a criminal history evaluation letter is the fee prescribed under §60.42 (relating to Criminal History Evaluation Letters).

  (5) The fee for the Parent Taught Driver Education Guide Form is $20.


Source Note: The provisions of this §84.300 adopted to be effective April 1, 2017, 42 TexReg 1400; amended to be effective September 1, 2020, 45 TexReg 6069

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