Business Licenses

Many businesses require a city of Minnetonka license. Those that do are listed below, along with links to the appropriate information and application forms, where available. You may also call 952.939.8274 or contact Minnetonka Mike to request an application form. Licensing fees vary depending on the business type: a listing of current licensing fees (PDF) is available for download; separate fee schedules apply for liquor licenses (PDF) and food licenses. Additional information may be available in the city code of ordinances.

Automobile fuel station
Application (PDF)
Body art (tattoos)
Facility Information
Application (PDF)
Building contractors (not licensed through Minnetonka)
Information
Coin-operated amusement machine
Application (PDF)
Farmers market

Minnetonka offers a city-sponsored farmer’s market Tuesdays, early July through mid-September, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Minnetonka Civic Center campus, 14600 Minnetonka Boulevard, Minnetonka. For information on participating as a vendor, contact Jacque Larson at jlarson@eminnetonka.com or call 952.939.8207.

Food
License information
License application
Commercial food establishment forms
Commercial food establishment information
Food, special event
Information
Application (PDF)
Food vending machine
Application (PDF)
Gambling, raffles, and bingo
Use state form from www.gcb.state.mn.us, then city signature required.
Gas piping contractor
Application (PDF)
Liquor
For information and/or an application, call 952.939.8274 or contact Minnetonka Mike.
Liquor license fee schedule (PDF)
Liquor and tobacco compliance information
Lodging facility
Information
Application (PDF)
Massage (business)
Information
For information and/or an application, call 952.939.8274 or contact Minnetonka Mike.
Mechanical contractor
Application (PDF)
Pet shop
Application (PDF)
Peddler, solicitor and canvasser
Information
For profit application (PDF)
Non-profit application (PDF)
List of currently licensed solicitors, peddlers, and canvassers (PDF)
Places of entertainment
Application (PDF)
This license is required the following places of entertainment:
  • Billiard parlor/pool hall
  • Bowling alley
  • Roller skating rink
  • Moving picture theater
Portable storage container
Application (PDF)
Precious metal dealer, secondhand dealer, pawn broker
For information and/or an application, call 952.939.8274 or contact Minnetonka Mike.
Swimming pool, public
Information on health requirements
Application (PDF)
Swimming pool contractor
Application (PDF)
Tobacco sales
Application (PDF)
Liquor and tobacco compliance information
Waste collector
Application (PDF)