What Minneapolis does not license

Hennepin County and the State of Minnesota issue some business licenses. We list them here.

The county and state issue some types of licenses.

Hennepin County

  • Drivers licenses
  • Vehicle license plates and tabs
  • Marriage licenses
  • Family day care licenses

Contact Hennepin County at 612-348-8240 for more information.

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The State of Minnesota

  • Beauticians/Barbers Licenses
  • Body Artists (Tattooists, Body Piercers) Licenses
  • Electricians Licenses
  • Boiler Licenses
  • Commercial Building Construction Licenses
  • Residential Roofing Licenses
  • Residential Renovations Licenses
  • Residential Additions Licenses
  • Residential New Construction Licenses

Get licensing information from the State of Minnesota

Contact us

Business Licenses & Consumer Services

Community Planning & Economic Development






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