License Minnesota

Rendering Plant Permit

Minnesota Board of Animal Health

Agency contact information:

Animal Health, Minnesota Board of
625 Robert Street North
St. Paul, MN 55155
(651) 296-2942 | (800) 627-3529 (TTY)
(651) 296-7417(fax)
Rendering Plants
(651) 296-2942


Carcass Disposal

The Minnesota Board of Animal Health's responsibilities include protecting the health of domestic animals of the state.


Minn. Stats. 35.82


MINNESOTA RULES 1721.0690 - 1721.0740


Application for Carcass Rendering Permit


Contact the Board of Animal Health at (651) 201-6808.

Completed Application for Carcass Rendering Permit, inspection.   


No fee.

Period of Issuance:

Annual, July 1 - June 30. Annual inspection for renewal.

Length of Determination Process:

7-30 days. (Out-state unit time variable dependent on truck inspection)

Other Pertinent Information:

See Minn. Rules 1719.0200.

See Minn. Stat. § 35.82 Sub. 3 relating to Reciprocal Agreements.