Propane and Natural Gas Licensing and Safety

The Railroad Commission of Texas regulates the safety of the natural gas and propane industries. Any business that engages in propane or natural gas activities in Texas must be licensed. These activities include selling, transporting, dispensing or storing propane and natural gas and manufacturing, installing, servicing or repairing propane and natural gas containers, systems and appliances. Some exceptions apply. For more information, see the Texas Safety, Licensing, Training, and Certification website.

(Reference Texas Statutes, Natural Resources Code 113.011, 113.081, 116.011, and 116.031)

Jurisdiction: Texas

Type: Laws and Regulations

Technologies: Natural Gas, Propane (LPG)

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