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Business and contractor licenses issued by the City of St. Louis Park are shown below. If you have questions or need more information, contact the Inspections Department at 952.924.2588.

How to Apply for a Business or Contractor License

See printable license applications below. Note: It is recommended that you download and save the application to your computer for your records. Some applications include an optional digital signature field - see how to create a digital signature with this step-by-step tutorial.

  • Mail application to City of St. Louis Park, Inspections Department, 5005 Minnetonka Boulevard, St. Louis Park, MN 55416. Provide a check for payment, or include a name and phone number to be contacted for credit card payment.
  • Email application to inspections@stlouispark.org. Include a name and phone number to be contacted for credit card payment.
  • Fax application to 952.924.2663. Fax is secured and you may add credit card information on the fax cover sheet.
  • Apply in person at City Hall, 5005 Minnetonka Boulevard. The Inspections Department is on the 2nd Floor, and office hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30AM – 4:30PM.

Business and Contractor Licenses

Billboard License 
Commercial Entertainment License
Competency Card Application
Courtesy Bench License 
Dog Kennel License 
Environmental Emissions License 
Massage Establishment License
Massage Therapist License
Mechanical Contractor License
Parking Facility License
Pawnbroker License
Rental License — Applies to multi-family rental housing, as well as renting out your single-family home, duplex, townhome or condo. See Renting Out Your Home for more information.
Sexually-Oriented Business License — Please call for application.
Solid Waste Contractor License
Tobacco Products License
Tanning Facility License
Temporary Use License — For circuses, carnivals, amusement rides, petting zoos or temporary outdoor retail sales.
Tree Maintenance Contractor License
Workers' Compensation Form

Additional Licenses Issued by St. Louis Park

Clicking the links below will take you to other pages where you will find more information:  

Certificate of Occupancy and Land Use Registration
Peddler, Solicitor or Transient Merchant License
Liquor License
Charitable Gambling License
Domestic Partnerships
Dog License

Other Licenses

Licenses listed below are not issued by the City of St. Louis Park and are not available at City Hall. They are issued by Hennepin County, the State of Minnesota or the U.S. government. Click the links below to be directed to those websites.

Visit Hennepin County's website for the following licenses and certificates: 

  • Hunting licenses
  • Birth certificates
  • Marriage licenses
  • Death certificates
  • Minnesota state ID cards
  • Driver’s licenses
  • Fishing licenses
  • Snowmobile licenses
  • Watercraft licenses

For passports, visit the U.S. Department of State website

For food and beverage or lodging licenses, go to Hennepin County Environmental Health or the Minnesota Department of Agriculture

See Also

Inspections Department
Permits
Property Permit History
Property Maintenance
Selling a Commercial Property
Selling Your Home
Renting Your Home