Taxi drivers

Find license information for taxi drivers.


Taxi drivers in Minneapolis must:

  • Have a Minnesota or Wisconsin driver’s license
  • Have a good driving record
  • Have at least one year of driving experience
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be able to read, write and speak English
  • Send us a five-year background record 
  • Not have alcohol or drug addiction
  • Know the taxi laws and streets in Minneapolis
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Taxi service complaint

If you hailed a taxi in Minneapolis and had a problem with the ride or driver, you can report an issue. You can also report if you think a driver is not licensed.

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Business Licenses & Consumer Services

Inspector Julie Casey



City Hall
350 Fifth St. S., Room 1
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Business Licenses & Consumer Services

Community Planning & Economic Development






Public Service Building 
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 220
Minneapolis, MN 55415