Before you begin
See How to open a new business
You must provide a surety bond with your application.
Class A building wrecker
Class A building wreckers need a $50,000 bond from the City.
See Minneapolis $50,000 bond form
Class B building wrecker
Class B building wreckers require a $10,000 bond from the City.
See Minneapolis $10,000 bond form
See Building Wrecker application
Lane use permit
City law only allows two types of contractors to get a permit to put a dumpster on the street:
- Wrecking contractors
- Solid waste haulers (garbage trucks)
Submit your application
Submit your application to Business Licenses & Consumer Services
If you have questions, contact:
Report concerns about a business
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Business Licenses & Consumer Services
Community Planning & Economic Development
Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 220
Minneapolis, MN 55415
7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Monday – Friday