Voluntary Surrender Status

If you do not want to continue your registration in Texas, you may wish to voluntarily surrender it. Please send a letter along with your signature, stating that you wish to voluntarily surrender your registration. Send the letter to:

P O Box 12337
Austin, TX 78711-2337

You may also fax the letter to: (512) 305-8900 or email to: renewals@tbae.texas.gov

A surrendered registration is subject to the same requirements for reinstatement as a registration that has been revoked. Please review the appropriate rule regarding reinstatement of a surrendered registration.

Reinstatement rules:


If you have questions, please contact our Registration Renewal Coordinator (renewals@tbae.texas.gov)

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