License Minnesota

Raw Fur Dealer

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) authorizes a person to buy or sell raw furs.

Agency contact information:

Natural Resources (DNR), Minnesota Department of
500 Lafayette Rd.
St. Paul, MN 55155
(651) 296-6157 | (888) 646-6367 | (651) 296-5484 (TTY) | (800) 657-3929 (TTY)
License Center
500 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN 55155-4040 | (651) 355-0147 | (888) 646-6367
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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) manages the state's natural resources. Hunting, fishing, state forests and parks, lakes, rivers and streams, boating and water safety, trails, snowmobiling, skiing, education, enforcement, wildlife management, lands and minerals are managed by the DNR.


Minn. Stats. 97B.905


Application for a Raw Fur Dealers License


Licenses issued to residents only.

Licenses issued to individuals only.

Applicant must obtain a corporate surety bond in favor of the State of Minnesota in the amount of $1,000 payable upon violation of a game and fish law.

All applications must be approved by the Attorney General's office before licenses are issued.

Annual reports need to be submitted to Natural Resource's enforcement division before licenses are issued.



Period of Issuance:

Annual (March - March)

Length of Determination Process:

Up to four weeks.

Other Pertinent Information:

An employee, partner, or officer buying or selling only for a raw fur dealer licensee at an established place of business (Minn. Stat. § 97A.475) may obtain a supplemental license for a fee of $55.00 (Supplemental Fur Buyer License, #722)