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Home Management Registration

Under Minn. Stat. § 144A.43-.47, the Minnesota Legislature authorized the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) to license most providers of home care, including private businesses, nonprofit organizations, and governmental agencies. The license is for the business, not for the employees who work for the home care provider.

Agency contact information:

Health (MDH), Minnesota Department of
625 Robert St. N.
P.O. Box 64975
St. Paul, MN 55164-0975
(651) 201-5000 | (888) 345-0823 (MN toll free)
Health Regulation Division
Licensing and Certification Program
P.O. Box 64900, 85 East 7th Place, Ste. 220, St. Paul, MN 55164-0900 | (651) 201-4101
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Home Management Registration

The Minnesota Department of Health is the state's lead public health agency, responsible for protecting, maintaining and improving the health of all Minnesotans.


Minn. Stats. 144A.461


Registration Form to Provide Home Management Services

Applications are available on the MN Dept. of Health (MDH) website, Compliance and Monitoring Division section, at Home Management Registration.


For more information please contact the Licensing and Certification Program at (651) 201-4101.


Individuals - $20

Organizations - $50

Licensing surcharge to be assessed

The Minnesota Legislature passed legislation requiring a 10% surcharge of no less than $5 and no more than $150 on each business, commercial, professional or occupational license. The funding from this surcharge will go to MN.IT Services (formerly Office of Enterprise Technology (OET)), which is establishing an electronic licensing system for the state. The surcharge will be in place through June 30, 2015. See Minn. Stat. § 16E.22.

Period of Issuance:

Registration is effective for one year from effective date.

Length of Determination Process:

The Department of Health has 90 days in which to grant or deny a license.

Other Pertinent Information:

See Minn. Stat. § 144A.43-.47