All new liquor licenses require an application that can be obtained from the City Clerk's Office. The minimum processing time for new licenses is approximately 45 days. The license period for all liquor licenses runs from January 1 to December 31 except for 3.2 licenses, which run from July 1 to June 30. Liquor licenses are renewed yearly. Licenses are nontransferable. Fees for liquor licenses can be found in the fee section of the website.
Liquor licenses are submitted to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety for final approval. More information on liquor licenses and the requirements is available in the City Code Opens a New Window. or by contacting the City Clerk's office at (651) 322-2003.