Vending machines

Apply for a license for your vending machine.

Definition

A machine that provides snacks or drinks after inserting money or a credit card.

  • Bottled and canned soda machines do not need a license.
  • Businesses with a food license may have two free vending machines.
vending machine

License applications

Apply for a new vending machine license

Notes:

  • Bottled and canned soda machines do not need a license.
  • Businesses with a food license may have two free vending machines.

Add additional machines to your vending machine license

Add one or more machines to your Minneapolis business license

Annual renewal list of vending machines

Request accessible format

If you need help with this information, please email 311, or call 311 or 612-673-3000.

Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Contact us

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