City of St. Paul Park 

on the Mississippi

Application for New License

To open a retail liquor establishment, you will need to complete all three parts.

Part I--License Application

Part II--General Business Information

  • Complete and submit Part II-General Business Information application
  • Submit proof verifying that zoning of the property where the business will be located allows for such an endeavor
  • Submit proof of ownership or lease agreement
  • For Optional Sunday License--submit proof of establishment being a hotel, restaurant, bowling center, or club.
  • Complete and submit Authorization to Collect, Use, and Release Information

Part III-Personal History Statement


NOTE:  These applications can be found on the FORMS section of our city webpage


After all submittals are received and deemed complete:

  1. Background checks will be conducted
  2. After Background checks have been conducted, your application will be placed on the next Council agenda for approval.
  3. If the St. Paul Park City Council approves your license, the application goes to the State of MN for final approval. 
  4. Your license will be mailed to you after final state approval. 
  5. The entire process may take 60-90 days to complete.
City of St. Paul Park, 600 Portland Avenue, St. Paul Park MN 55071