Information for Wisconsin residents
who want to sign up for the Landscape Registry
The Landscape Registry allows Wisconsin residents to be notified
before lawn care and landscape companies apply pesticides to
neighboring property. You list the addresses that you want to be
notified about, and companies check that list against their lists of
The Landscape Registry is open for new registration and renewal registration from November 1st to February 1st.
Some things to remember:
You are already registered if you were on the registry in a previous
year, but you must renew at least one address each year to continue receiving notifications.
You can only list addresses on blocks that are immediately
adjacent to the block you live on.
Schools, day care centers and businesses cannot be notified
through this system.
This system applies only to pesticide applications by
businesses to lawns and landscaping. We cannot require notification
Farmers or commercial applicators apply pesticides on
People apply lawn care and landscape pesticides on their own
Property owners or commercial applicators apply pesticides
to buildings, either inside or outside.
You can add addresses to, or delete them from, your list only
from November 1 through February 1 each year, so that companies are
not working from a constantly changing list during the growing season.
You can view your list or change your contact information anytime
during the year.
We cannot keep your information confidential because companies
need to see it, and because state law requires it to be an open
You cannot use the registry to stop pesticide applications.
The 2017 Lawn Care Registry will be in effect from March 15, 2017, through March 14, 2018. You will not be
able to search the registry from November 1 through February 28, while people are updating their lists.
You can access the registry search page by clicking on “Search Registry” on the left side of the
screen or “How to search the registry at the top of the screen”. You do not need to log in; the registry
is an open record that the public can view.