How to Join TALI

Mission Statement:    “The Texas Association of Licensed Investigators is an organization that promotes and encourages the highest standards of professionalism among licensed private investigators through information, education, training, legislative action, membership support and networking.”


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Active Membership - Apply

Available to individuals licensed by or registered with the Texas Department of Public Safety Private Security Bureau with "A" or "C" licenses. (voting membership) Annual Dues: $175

Affiliate Membership - Apply

Available to persons in an investigative capacity with industry. Note: staff investigators, insurance investigators, etc. (non-voting membership) Annual Dues: $150

Associate Membership - Apply

Available to persons outside the State of Texas who are licensed by a governing body where they reside and are actively engaged in investigations. (non-voting membership) Annual Dues: $175

The BIG  THREE Membership - Apply

The three largest statewide investigative associations (TALI, CALI and FALI) in the United States have come together to offer their membership an incredible benefit.  Each member within their association can join the other two associations as an out-of-state member for half of the standard dues.  Available to active members of FALI and CALI.  (non-voting membership) Annual Dues: $87.50  

Associate Vendor Membership - Apply

Available to individuals and businesses who are engaged in providing products and/or services to private investigators. (non-voting membership) Annual Dues: $200

Student Membership - Apply

Available to students registered in an accredited university or program acceptable to the TALI Board of Directors and not licensed as a private investigator. Student Membership is limited to a period of one year.  (non-voting membership) Annual Dues: $75


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