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

Driver Requirements

The Top Ten List of Taxi Driver Requirements

1. Valid Minnesota drivers license

2. At least one year of driving experience

3. Good driving record

4. At least 18 years old

5. Read, write and speak English

6. No addiction to alcohol or drugs

7. Current D.O.T medical card (pdf)

8. Acceptable criminal history report (pdf)

9. Knowledge of the streets in Minneapolis and the metro area

10. Familiarity with the Minneapolis taxi laws . (Minneapolis Code of Ordinances Chapter 341)

Last updated Sep 27, 2011