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


Minnesota Board of Animal Health

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.   

Carcass Disposal Districts


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.