Community Planning & Economic Development

Business Licenses & Consumer Services
350 S. 5th Street, Room 1
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: (612) 673-2080
Fax: (612) 673-3399

Monday through Thursday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

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Food Licensing

For information and applications, click on the license type below.

Annual Licenses Fees
Food License Definitions

Environmentally Acceptable Packaging

Food Safety Checklist

If you do not see your license listed, please contact Business Licenses at (612) 673-2080 or 311.

Additional Information about Food Licensing

Certificate of Insurance Form (pdf)

Forms for Registering a Doing Business As (Assumed) Name

State Sales Tax ID Tax Number

Federal Tax ID Number


Last updated Sep 6, 2017



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