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Update your RERF Status

   Add or Remove an Owner or Technician from the facility

Anytime you change ownership of a facility or employ or release a technician from employment at your facility, you are required to submit that change to the department.

  1. Adding or Removing Owner:  Complete a Recognized Emissions Repair Technician/Owner Application (Form VIE-3) for each facility owner being added/removed from the facility.
  2. Adding a new Recognized Emissions Technician:  Complete a Recognized Emissions Repair Technician/Owner Application (Form VIE-3) for each facility technician being added to your facility.
    1. Submit copies of each repair technicians ASE A1, A6, A8, & L1 certifications.
  3. Removing an Existing Recognized Emissions Technician:  Complete a Recognized Emissions Repair Technician/Owner Application (Form VIE-3) for each facility technician being removed from your facility.
  4. Submission instructions can be found on the “Overview of the Application Process” page.
   Update Owner or Technician Information
  • Complete a Recognized Emissions Repair Technician/Owner Application (Form VIE-3) for each facility owner or technician requiring updates to their personal details.
  • Submission instructions can be found on the “Overview of the Application Process” page.
   Moving your facility location

Contact your local DPS representative for further details.

   Welcome Packet for New Recognized Emissions Repair Facilities

We’ve put together a welcome packet for new owners joining the RERF program.