Community Planning & Economic Development

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

Driver Requirements

The Top Ten List of Taxi Driver Requirements

1. Valid Minnesota or Wisconsin 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. Acceptable criminal history report (pdf)

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

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

Last updated Mar 19, 2015



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