Taxi companies

Taxi companies in Minneapolis need a license.


Taxi companies provide services for their drivers and vehicle owners.

Services include:

  • Dispatching
  • Insurance
  • Driver assignments
  • Records
  • Color scheme
Taxi vehicle near buildings at night.

Before you begin 

See How to open a new business


See Taxi Service Company Application


Find your license fee

Submit your application 

Submit your application to Business Licenses & Consumer Services

If you have questions, contact:


The information on this page should serve only as guidelines. 

Unlicensed taxicabs

If you operate a taxi in Minneapolis without a license, the City will tow your vehicle and fine you.
taxi cab

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

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Contact us

Business Licenses & Consumer Services

Community Planning & Economic Development






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


Minneapolis 311


Office hours

7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Monday – Friday