Rental hall

Rental halls must have license to operate in the city.

Definition

We define a rental hall as a building, available for rent, for a private event. We do not require a license for theaters or businesses with an alcohol license.

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License application

In Minneapolis, rental halls must be licensed. Before operating a rental hall, the owner or operator must apply for a business license.

Download Rental Hall license application

Download Temporary Rental Hall license application  - For places used for four or fewer days per year

How to submit application

Submit your application to Business Licenses & Consumer Services:

  • By email
  • By U.S. mail
  • In person

Before you begin

Before you begin, look at our instructions about how to apply for a business license.

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Contact us

Health Department

Environmental Health

Phone

612-673-3000

Address

Public Service Center
505 Fourth Ave S, Room 520
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Business Licenses & Consumer Services

Community Planning & Economic Development

Phone

612-673-2080

Fax

612-673-3399

Address

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