Community Planning & Economic Development

Business Licenses & Consumer Services
350 S. 5th Street, Room 1C
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: (612) 673-2080
Fax: (612) 673-3399

Business Licenses

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What’s new at Business Licenses?

Business Advisory Meeting with Mayor Hodges
November 6, 4014

2015 Taxi Vehicle Licenses
Repair Garage Registration 

Public Hearings
Administrative Hearings Ordinance Amendment
Temporary Extended Hours Ordinance Amendment 

Eliminating Food/Alcohol Sales Ratios
Policy Makers focus on modernizing regulations for businesses with alcohol licenses.
          How does this impact Alcohol Establishments? 
          What does this mean?
          Letter from the Authors
           Ordinance Amendments (updated 9/3/14)
                    Chapter 360
                    Chapter 362
                    Chapter 363

          Alcohol Server Training Policy (updated 9/9/14)
          Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
          Contact Us

Meet our Staff

Business Licenses Inspectors schedule meetings throughout the year to discuss issues with neighborhood groups and members of the business community. A schedule of meeting dates is available for the Business Advisory Committee, LINC (Liquor Industry & the City) and Taxi Representatives.

Business License Information Program (BLIP)
Brochures and videos for business owners, license applicants, and customers are available in our electronic library. Topics include hailing a taxi, hiring a contractor, hosting a catered event, and more. Information is also available in Español, Hmoob, and Soomaaliga. No library card required.

Working to ensure the safety, health, and livability of our community through regulation, enforcement and education. 

Information in Other Languages: Yog xav paub ntau tshaj no, hu (612) 673-2800. Macluumaad dheeri ah, kala soo xiriir (612) 673-3500. Para mas información llame al (612) 673-2700.



Last updated Oct 30, 2014