What’s new at Business Licenses?
New Tobacco Regulations- Effective January 1, 2016
1. Cigars may not be sold for less than the minimum price.
2. Flavored tobacco may be sold only from exclusive tobacco products shops. (Updated 1-14-16)
3. People under the age of 18 may not enter tobacco products shops.
See MCO Chapter 281 approved July 10, 2015
Meet our Staff
Business Licenses Inspectors schedule meetings throughout the year to discuss issues with neighborhood groups and members of the business community. A schedule of meeting dates is available for the Business Advisory Committee, LINC (Liquor Industry & the City) and Taxi Representatives.
Business License Information Program (BLIP)
Brochures and videos for business owners, license applicants, and customers are available in our electronic library. Topics include hailing a taxi, hiring a contractor, hosting a catered event, and more. Information is also available in Español, Hmoob, and Soomaaliga.
Working to ensure the safety, health, and livability of our community through regulation, enforcement and education.
Information in Other Languages: Yog xav paub ntau tshaj no, hu (612) 673-2800. Macluumaad dheeri ah, kala soo xiriir (612) 673-3500. Para mas información llame al (612) 673-2700.
Last updated Feb 3, 2016