Any permit, registration, certification, credential or other form of approval granted by the 46 state licensing agencies and boards as a condition of doing business: conducting a trade, profession or occupation, or pursuing a recreational activity in Minnesota. This includes equipment and vehicles and the right to operate them. We have chosen to include information on a limited number of licenses and permits issued by local government where state rules may apply or the information is frequently requested through this site .
Any government unit, state department, commission, council, board or office that issues licenses as defined above. This includes very limited amount of information concerning local government license issuing authorities.
All licenses the state issues and regulates are organized by browseable topic categories for drilling down to the desired topic area. A-Z index by topic is an alphabetical listing of all topics.